421Aug 14, 2012
Defense Department Role in Domestic Disasters
Panelists talked about the Defense Department’s role in assisting civilian authorities during domestic disasters and unrest.They spoke about law enforcement challenges during hurricanes, ...
149Sep 23, 2008
Hurricane Recovery Efforts
The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee on disaster recovery held a hearing on hurricanes Ike and Gustav. In the first panel, mayors of the cities of Houston, TX; ...
26Sep 1, 2008
Federal Response to Hurricane Gustav
Federal Emergency Management Agency officials talked about their plans for post-landfall Hurricane Gustav.
44Dec 12, 2007
Homeland Security Nominations
The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee held a hearing on the nominations of Jeffrey Runge to be Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs and Chief Medical Officer at the ...
109Apr 26, 2007
FEMA Preparedness and Response
Witnesses testified about organizational restructuring and emergency response procedures, as well as post-Katrina reconstruction efforts, by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. They also ...