Is the sister of Charles F. "Chic" Burlingame, III, pilot of American Airlines flight 77 which was hijacked and crashed into the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. She is the co-founder of 9/11 Families for a Safe & Strong America and a co-founder, along with Liz Cheney and William Kristol, of Keep America Safe. She has testified before Congress on aviation security, and has written for the Wall Street Journal and other national publications on national security issues. She is a board member on the National September 11 Memorial and Museum Foundation.
More About Debra Burlingame
Interview by Joan Harting Barham, Family Security Matters
Debra Burlingame, Wall Street Journal, July 30, 2009
Debra Burlingame, Thomas Joscelyn, Wall Street Journal, March 15, 2010