She was on Air Force One and participated in a meeting about the kidnapping of Secretary of DefenseJames Heller. She advised President Keeler about the methods being used by Muslim extremists who were planning on broadcasting Heller's execution on the internet.
President Keeler: All right. Melissa, where are we with trying to keep these people from broadcasting this?
Melissa: The media outlets will all cooperate and not air it, but the terrorists have announced that they will use the internet. And we cannot control that. They’re using technology that makes their feed untraceable, and we can’t shut down the internet without disabling the command and control functions of the government in the economy. ("Day 4: 9:00am-10:00am")