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… read more

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 to the bombings that occurred. Topics included improvements needed in the rate at which the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) shared information about terrorist threats with local law enforcement, improvements needed in communications technology as cell phones were rendered useless, and what hospitals could do to be better prepared.

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Preparedness and Response to Boston Marathon Bombings

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Program ID:
313857-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 10, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 6, 2013

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  • Jul 10, 2013 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Jul 10, 2013 | 2:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 10, 2013 | 3:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 10, 2013 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 11, 2013 | 2:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Jul 13, 2013 | 10:58am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 15, 2013 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 16, 2013 | 1:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 06, 2013 | 11:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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