62Apr 22, 2009
Federal Emergency Management Agency Nominations
W. Craig Fugate testified about his nomination to be the administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). He was introduced by Florida Senators Nelson and Martinez.
36May 15, 2007
Hurricane Season Preparation
A hearing was held on the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s state of preparedness for the coming hurricane season. The committee also examined FEMA’s coordination with 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 ...
56May 10, 2006
Florida Hurricane Conference Opening Session
The opening general session of the 2006 Governor’s Hurricane Conference, hosted by Florida Governor Jeb Bush, the forum talked about the upcoming hurricane season, deadly hurricanes in the ...
167Oct 24, 2005
Florida Response to Hurricane Wilma
From the Florida State Emergency Operations Center, Governor Bush spoke to reporters about Hurricane Wilma. Florida Division of Emergency Management Director Craig Fugate, State Meteorologist ...
27May 11, 2005
2005 Florida Hurricane Conference
The opening general session of the Governor’s Hurricane Conference, hosted by Florida Governor Jeb Bush, included remarks by Mike Brown of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Max ...
32Sep 5, 2004
Hurricane Frances Update
Officials discussed the impact of Hurricane Frances in Florida. They spoke about initial damage reports, as well as the potential for further damage as the storm continued across the ...
19Mar 25, 2002
Homeland and Global Security
A series of speakers talked about the government perspective on responding to homeland and global security needs. A panel of company executives talked about the same topic from the corporate ...