419Jul 10, 2013
Preparedness and Response to Boston Marathon Bombings
Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA), Homeland Security, and local officials testified on the steps they took in preparation for the April 15, 2013, Boston Marathon and their response ...
97May 22, 2013
Oklahoma News Conference on Tornadoes
Governor Mary Fallin and Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano gave an update on recovery efforts following the May 20, 2013, tornado in Moore, Oklahoma. They were joined by Federal ...
171Jul 19, 2011
2011 Spring Storm Season
Witnesses testified about government response and recovery efforts in the wake of storms and floods that killed hundreds across the South and Midwest the previous spring. Among the topics they ...
326Oct 27, 2009
Response to H1N1 Influenza Virus
The subcommittee met for an update on federal efforts to combat H1N1. They discussed the vaccine shortage, the distribution of masks for certain federal workers and efforts to identify and remove ...
24Oct 24, 2005
Emergency Response and Homeland Security
The U.S. Conference of Mayors held a special meeting on emergency response and Homeland Security in light of recent events including Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Following their meeting with ...