Emergency Response to Terrorist Attacks
Witnesses testified about the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s response to the September 11th attacks on the Pentagon and the World Trade Center and about future needs for disaster relief.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Jeff Metzinger Firefighter Sacramento, CA
- Ed Plaugher Chief Arlington, VA->Fire Department
- James Jeffords U.S. Senator [I] Vermont
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