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- The Department of the Domestic Response Corps. Moody, Sanders M. // Homeland Defense Journal;Nov2007, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p8
The article provides information concerning the need of greater federal presence in the area of homeland response capabilities in the U.S. The author infers that the presence should include a greater role for the American military. And adds that the state is not prepared to multiple simultaneous...
- THE WAR AT HOME. Peters, Katherine McIntire // Government Executive;Nov2001, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p27
Reports the tightening of national security attributed to the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States. Badly organized federal agencies resulting to the laxness of the nation's security; Complacency of federal agencies; Proposals on the improvement of federal management.
- BIODEFENSE: WHO'S IN CHARGE? Sutton, Victoria // Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2003, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p117
Examines the organizational structure and the role of federal agencies in the context of biodefense and the federalism relationship in the U.S. Consideration of legal implications of biodefense; Recommendation of national approach to biodefense; Responsibilities of the federal government for...
- VANISHING WEB PAGES. Kriz, Margaret // National Journal;10/20/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 42, p3268
Reports that the United States federal agencies are deleting several pages from their official Web sites to secure classified information from terrorists. Criticisms on the move; Implication of the move; Information on some deleted data.
- Spirit of partnership needed for US defense. Suit, Terrie // Hill;9/28/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 105, p32
The article reports on the need for a spirit of partnership and cooperation between the federal government and the states to attain defense in the U.S.
- HOMELAND SECURITY'S 'INTRACTABLE PROBLEM'. Gorman, Siobhan // National Journal;8/9/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 32-34, p2548
Assesses the impact of budget deficits on homeland security administration in the U.S. Effect of the deficits on the hiring of security personnel; Result of a survey among mayors regarding the cost of confronting terrorist threats; Budget appropriated by the federal government to homeland security.
- Reflections on Homeland and Security. Saito, Natsu Taylor // CR: The New Centennial Review;Spring2006, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p239
This article presents insights on U.S. homeland security. The U.S. war on terrorism has been invoked to justify the billions of expenditures, the sacrifice of people's lives, and the imposition of repressive governmental powers. The U.S. continues to consolidate its power, using its land and...
- Homeland Security Cedes Intelligence Role. Harris, Shane // Government Executive;Apr2003, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p10
U.S. Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Gordon England in late February 2003 told the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee that the department will not have its own intelligence analysis group, even though the law establishing the department gives it broad authority to obtain and analyze...
- HOMELAND SECURITY: WORKING TOGETHER TO SAFEGUARD AMERICA. Kemp, Roger L. // Public Management (00333611);Oct2004, Vol. 86 Issue 9, p30
Comments on the intergovernmental relations that have evolved in the field of homeland security in the U.S. Effort of the federal government to struggle with the nation's security with assistance of the Department of Homeland Security; Formation of an antiterrorism advisory council in each U.S....