Frances Fragos Townsend

Frances Fragos Townsend

Frances M. "Fran" Fragos Townsend is the former Homeland Security Advisor to United States President George W. Bush and TV personality. Townsend was appointed to this position by President Bush on May 28, 2004. Her resignation was announced November 19, 2007. She chaired the Homeland Security Council and reported to the President on homeland security policy and counterterrorism policy. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Frances Fragos Townsend has 36 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 Video Magazine as a Director for the International Affairs of the Department of Justice. The year with the most videos was 2006 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 927 views per program. Most appearances with Scott McClellan (3), Michael Chertoff (2), Steven C. Clemons (2). Most common tags: Terrorism, Homeland (Domestic) Security, Intelligence.

Appearances by Title:c. April 22, 1997 - Present Director Videos: 0


Adviser, Homeland Security, White House c. May 28, 2004 - c. January 4, 2008 Videos: 33 Director, International Affairs, Department of Justice c. November 1, 1995 - c. November 1, 1997 Videos: 3

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