Senate Defeats Democratic Did to Boost 'First-Responder' Spending
- Homeland Security Grants: Where Do We Go From Here? Forte, Rocco // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p23
The article focuses on the controversy surrounding the state and urban area grants announced by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for fiscal 2006. The application by DHS of a risk-based formula for grants is explained and the experience by Minnesota of cuts in DHS funding is...
- House Passes Spending Bill With $497M for Airport EDS. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;6/8/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32398, p5
The article reports on the United States House of Representatives' approval of a 32.08 billion fiscal spending bill for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It includes 497 million dollars in airport grants to procure, install, maintain and refurbish explosive detection system. The measure...
- HOMELAND SECURITY GETS $1.8 BILLION FUNDING INCREASE IN 2005. // Government Product News;Nov2004, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p29
Reports on the increase in the 2005 funding for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Amount that the agency will receive in 2005; Programs of the agency; Amount that will be allocated for research on the protection of commercial airliners against shoulder-launched missiles.
- House passes FY 2005 Homeland Security Appropriations. // Fire Engineering;Aug2004, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p54
Reports on the passage of the fiscal year 2005 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations bill by the U.S. House of Representatives. Details on the funding for the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Firefighters Act; Administration of a grant program to the local fire...
- House passes fiscal 2006 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill. // Fire Engineering;Aug2005, Vol. 158 Issue 8, p50
Reports that the United States House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year 2006 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill, which would increase overall funding for the department and decrease funding for the Office of State and Local Government Coordination and Preparedness. Features of the...
- Defense prime contractors rely on core abilities as they zero-in on homeland security market. McHale, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Nov2002 Supplement, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p26
Reports on the proposal to increase budget for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Use of electronics for military services; Demand for security in the private sector; Application of electronic identification in certification of products.
- LI vies for Homeland Institute. Schachter, Ken // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/10/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 44, p1A
Reports on the proposed national Homeland Security Institute by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Establishment of Homeland Security Centers of Excellence; Enhancement of the core competencies; Budget for the initiative
- Congress passes FY 2006 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill. // Fire Engineering;Oct2005, Vol. 158 Issue 10, p52
Reports on the approval of the U.S. Congress on the fiscal year 2006 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill and citation on the major components of the bill.
- Senates Approves DHS Funding Measure. Hess, Glenn // Chemical Market Reporter;9/20/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 9, p1
Reports on the U.S. Senate's approval of a multibillion appropriations bill for the Department of Homeland Security in fiscal 2005. Aims of the bill; U.S. Senate's rejection of Democrats request in increasing funding to help local police and fire departments in protecting thousands of chemical...