'Appalled' Rendell shuts down reports on protests

Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell holds a news conference at the Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Friday, Oct. 9, 2009. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

September 15, 2010 7:57:42 AM PDT
Information about an anti-BP candlelight vigil, a gay and lesbian festival and other peaceful gatherings became the subject of anti-terrorism bulletins being distributed by Pennsylvania's homeland security office, an apologetic Gov. Ed Rendell admitted.