Gov. Ridge assumes homeland security post
- More shakeup in Bush administration. Watson, Jamal E. // New York Amsterdam News;12/2/2004, Vol. 95 Issue 49, p6
This article presents information related to resignation of senior official serving in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. In a move that came as little surprise, Tom Ridge, secretary of homeland security, announced this week that he will not serve during U.S. President Bush's second term....
- Point Man. Hewitt, Bill; Birkbeck, Matt; O'Connor, Rose Ellen // People;10/22/2001, Vol. 56 Issue 17, p85
Describes the responsibilities of Tom Ridge, head of the United States Office of Homeland Security.
- RIDGE'S CHALLENGES. Clark, Timothy B. // Government Executive;Jan2003, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p6
Focuses on the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. Campaigns against terrorism in Washington; Creation of a Homeland Security Department; Challenges faced by Tom Ridge, leader of the Homeland Security Department.
- Behind America's Front Lines. Daalder, Ivo H.; Destler, I. M. // Brookings Review;Summer2002, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p17
Discusses the strategies used by the federal government to protect the U.S. against terrorist attacks. Importance of coordination among consolidated homeland security-related government agencies; Information on the role of the U.S. Office of Homeland Security (OHS); Responsibilities of Governor...
- Meet Tom Ridge, First Risk Manager Of The U.S. // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;10/29/2001, Vol. 105 Issue 44, p48
Editorial. Comments on the appointment of Tom Ridge, former governor of Pennsylvania, as head of the Office of Homeland Security in the United States. Information on Ridge's marching orders on the White House Web site; Responsibilities of Ridge; Official title of Ridge.
- Remarks at the Swearing-In Ceremony for Tom Ridge as Secretary of Homeland Security. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;1/27/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p103
Presents the text of a remark given by U.S. President George W. Bush on January 24, 2003, which focuses on the swearing-in ceremony for Tom Ridge as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
- Tom Ridge's progress report. Saccomano, Ann; Edmondon, R.G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/23/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 25, p32
Focuses on a progress report issued by Tom Ridge, secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, with regard to security in the shipping industry. Aims of the agency regarding port security and the Container Security Initiative of the U.S. Bureau of Customs and Border Enforcement;...
- Ridge looks back, forward. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/15/2007, Vol. 8 Issue 41, p25
The article features Tom Ridge, the first secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the U.S. Ridge continues to offer consultations on risk and security in his company Ridge Global. According to Ridge, the DHS is a sound organization that will maintain its operations but will...
- WHAT IS SECURITY'S BOTTOM LINE? Gorman, Siobhan // National Journal;2/8/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p437
Presents comments from James W. Ziglar, informal adviser of U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge, on the budget of the department for fiscal 2004. Response of Ridge to the comment; Amount of budget requested by Ridge; Views of Office of Management and Budget Director Mitchell E. Daniels...