Upon learning of the events and threatening terrorist plots occurring on Friday, October 29, 2010, Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack (CA-45) released the following statement:
"These threats are stark reminder that we continue to be a nation at war. Our enemies continue to make plans to harm our citizens and interests, that is why we must remain vigilant in our commitment to protect our homeland and interest abroad. We must never waver from this responsibility. Additionally, we must continue to support those who work to ensure our national security - at home and abroad." stated Bono Mack. "As a Member of Congress, my #1 priority is to work towards and support policies that ensure a more secure America."