- Almost 50 people were killed in an attack at the Orlando Pulse nightclub on June 12
- Buck Sexton: Initial decision to redact transcript of shooter's call was 'clumsy'
Buck Sexton is a political commentator for CNN and host of "The Buck Sexton Show" on TheBlaze. He was previously a CIA counterterrorism analyst. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)The decision by the FBI and Department of Justice to censor the release on Monday of Orlando shooter Omar Mateen's 911 call transcript was nothing short of bizarre. But it also suggests something troubling about the administration's reluctance to level with the American people about the threat we face.