Homeland Security Legislation

Chris Strohm talked about the $34.8 billion homeland security spending bill passed by the House and Senate the previous week. The bill… read more

Chris Strohm talked about the $34.8 billion homeland security spending bill passed by the House and Senate the previous week. The bill included $21.3 billion for border security and immigration enforcement, $4.3 billion for port, container and cargo security, and $2.5 billion for the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The legislation kept FEMA in the Homeland Security Department but makde the head of the agency an administrator with the same level as a deputy secretary and the principal advisor to the administration for emergency management matters. Strohm also responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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Homeland Security Legislation

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194412-6
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Oct 2, 2006

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  • Oct 02, 2006 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 02, 2006 | 11:48am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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