Fire chiefs among homeland advisory appointees
- PEOPLE NEWS. // Fire Chief;Mar2004, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p13
The article reports on developments related to various executives in emergency services. Gary Morris, Seattle fire chief resigned from his position in January because of some personal reasons. Morris was appointed Seattle fire chief in July 2001 after serving as assistant fire chief in Phoenix....
- Ridge Meets With IFAC Board. // Fire Chief;Mar2004, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p13
The article reports on a meeting between Tom Ridge, secretary of Homeland Security and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) board of directors on January 30, 2004. Ridge acknowledged problems with the process particularly with the pre-purchase of equipment. Many chiefs don't know...
- 2005 Budget Proposal Submitted. // Fire Chief;Mar2004, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p16
On February 2, 2004, U.S. President George W. Bush proposed $500 million for the Fire Act in the fiscal year 2005 budget request, the same amount the administration proposed for fiscal year 2004. The release of the President's budget request is only the first step in the annual federal funding...
- No stopping it now. Mathews, Brendan // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov/Dec1997, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p28
Reports the stockpile stewardship program as strengthened by the signing of the Comprehensive Test Ban (CTB) against nuclear testing in United States. Effect of the program on the national security of the nation; Moves taken by US government officials regarding the program; Features and...
- Of supercomputers and national security. Sneider, Daniel // Christian Science Monitor;3/4/97, Vol. 89 Issue 67, p3
Discusses the issue of American national security and the export of American computers to Russia. Investigation of Silicon Graphics Incorporated for supplying computers to Russia; Updating of the restrictions on the high-tech trade.
- Support for democracy and the U.S. national interest. Talbott, Strobe // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;3/18/96, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p120
Presents a speech by Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott discussing support for democracy as a factor in American foreign policy and as a means of advancing the national security interest abroad. How he compare the fox to the American foreign policy in the post-Cold War era; Reason why the...
- Managing danger: Prevent, deter, defeat. Perry, William J. // Defense;1996, Issue 3, p2
Focuses on the security and defense of the United States after the end of the cold war. Task of building alliances and coalitions in the absence of a global threat; Preventive defense measures such as the Framework Agreement with North Korea; Steps taken towards the deterrence of regional conflict.
- Directive on Organization and Operation of the Homeland Security Council. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;11/5/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 44, p1568
Presents the text of a directive given by United States President George W, Bush on October 29, 2001 which deals with the organization and operation of the Homeland Security Council.
- Remarks to Federal Employees on the Proposed Department of Homeland Security. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;7/15/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 28, p1167
Presents the text of the remarks given by U.S. President George W. Bush on July 10, 2002 which deals with the proposed Department of Homeland Security.