States Want Better Rapport with Feds
- EVENTS. // America;11/12/1938, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p144
The article covers various issues in the U.S. as of November 1938. A group keen in protecting the U.S. against aggressors from Mars has formed the League for Peace, Democracy, Defense Against Mars. According to promoters of a new movement which aims to lessen automobile mishaps, the main threat...
- Cities say homeland security funds are MIA. Ursery, Stephen // American City & County;Feb2004, Vol. 119 Issue 2, p10
Discusses a study by the Washington D.C. Conference of Mayors (USCM) regarding the federal homeland security funds of cities and municipalities in the U.S. as of December 2003. Findings of the survey; Amount of money allocated by the federal government in 2003 to aid cities with their homeland...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- Homegrown Terrorism: Radicalization Continues To Be A Problem In The U.S. Prison System. Alvarez, Larry; Unzueta, Mayra // Journal of Counterterrorism & Homeland Security International;Spring2011, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p30
The article discusses the problem associated with radicalization in the prison system in the U.S. It mentions the formation of the Black Guerilla Family (BGF), a revolutionary organization composed of African American male prisoners, at San Quentin State Prison in California committed to...
- Industry leaders form Homeland Security Industries Association. McHale, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Nov2002 Supplement, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p6
Reports on the formation of the Homeland Security Industries Association in the U.S. Monitoring of homeland security legislation and regulations; Dissemination of information related to federal, state, local proposals related to homeland security procurement; Development of papers reflecting...
- news update. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Nov2002 Supplement, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p11
Focuses on the move of the security and defense industry leaders to form the Homeland Security Industries Association in the U.S. Goals of the organization; Delivery of security products and services; Expansion of a pilot program for airport security.