Wait and See on Chertoff
- Man-Made Disaster. Rosen, Jeffrey // New Republic;12/24/2008, Vol. 239 Issue 11, p22
The article discusses the confusion surrounding the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) caused by the organization of the agency's offices that are spread out in 40 different locations in Washington, D.C. The author discusses the performance of the agency's secretary Michael Chertoff, and...
- TEAM CHERTOFF? Gorman, Siobhan // National Journal;1/22/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p203
Reports on the appointment of 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Michael Chertoff as head of the U.S. Department Homeland Security by U.S. President George W. Bush. Job vacancies in the department; People planned to be recruited by Chertoff for his team.
- 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.
- DHS Poised to Notify Highest-Risk Plants. Sissell, Kara // Chemical Week;6/20/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 21, p6
The article reports on the announcement by U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff that U.S. facilities that the agency considers the highest risk in the event of terror attack will be required to submit security vulnerability assessment plans. These facilities will not...
- Nominations Submitted to the Senate. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/7/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p171
Reports on the nomination of Michael Chertoff to the U.S. 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.