Ridge Resigns; DHS Plans Stand Still
- 'PEOPLE LEARNED I'M PRETTY PERSISTENT'. // National Journal;1/25/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p312
Interviews U.S. Office of Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge. His accomplishments; Challenges of the position; Lessons learned from the job.
- TOM RIDGE: A SECOND HONEYMOON. // National Journal;1/25/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p310
Evaluates the performance of U.S. Office of Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge in various categories. Inside influence; Political imperatives; Running the department.
- Homeland Security Secretary Ridge addresses state emergency managers. // State Government News;May2003, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p36
Reports that U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge addressed members of the National Emergency Management Association at their Mid-Year Conference on February 24, 2003 in Washington, D.C. Highlights of his speech.
- Unstrategic Plans. Friel, Brian // Government Executive;12/01/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 21, p88
The article reports that the United States needs operational plans for its response to future disasters. In this context, it throws light on National Response Plan. Former chief of Department of Homeland Security Tom Ridge after the completion of the National Response Plan said that the plan is...
- Ridge Praises Volunteerism, 'Fire Corps' // Fire Chief;Jun2004, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p16
Reports on the assurance of Tom Ridge, secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, that the Assistance to Fire Fighters Grant Program will keep its focus on basic needs. Introduction of a concept of Fire Corps; Admission of volunteer fire fighters; Importance of volunteerism in the...
- Statement on the Resignation of Tom Ridge as Secretary of Homeland Security. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;12/6/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 49, p2885
Presents the text of a statement by U.S. President George W. Bush on November 30, 2004. Key role played by former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge as a member of the President's cabinet; Significance of the position of Ridge as the Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and...
- Ridge to Blank Rome; Nickles to Akin Gump? // National Journal;11/13/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 46, p3441
Reports on the possible plans of several U.S. Cabinet secretaries and senators after their retirement. Firms in the private sector where Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge might possibly work; Reasons behind the desire of Senator Don Nickles to work with some K Street Firms after his plans...
- 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.
- Gov. Ridge assumes homeland security post. // Fire Chief;Feb2003, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p18
Reports on U.S. President George W. Bush's appointment of Pennsylvania governor Tom Ridge as the first secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. Government's war on terrorism; Nomination of Mike Brown as undersecretary of emergency preparedness and response of the department.