144Aug 22, 2013
Disaster Recovery and Preparedness
Homeland Security Department and Federal Emergency Management Agency officials talked about disaster recovery and preparedness. Joplin, Missouri, resident Janet Cage described the city’s ...
658May 7, 2013
Immigration and Border Security
Representatives from Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Customs and Border Protection, and the Homeland Security Inspector General’s office testified on provisions of the immigration bill, ...
163Feb 7, 2012
Maritime Security and Trade Issues
Witnesses testified about the Obama administration’s new National Strategy for Global Supply Chain Security, released on January 25. Topics included the administration’s use of a ...
242Dec 2, 2010
International Aviation Screening Standards
Witnesses testified on international aviation screening standards and airline security measures. Among the topics they addressed were the use of image scanners and pat-downs at security check ...
620Jan 20, 2010
Anti-Terrorism Tools and Communication
Witnesses testified on inter-agency communication, and effective use of anti-terrorism tools. Among the topics addressed were measures taken following the attempted bombing of Northwest Flight ...
180Dec 9, 2009
Travel Restrictions on Terrorist Suspects
Witnesses testified about law enforcement operations and programs as well as the effectiveness of efforts to stop travel by terrorists since the enactment of the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism ...