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  • Homeland Security Department
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    Homeland Security Department

    Director Tom Ridge and other witnesses testified about the proposed reorganization of the federal government involving the creation of a new Department of Homeland Security. Among the issues they…

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  • Homeland Security Director SwearingIn
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    Homeland Security Director Swearing-In

    Former Governor Ridge was sworn in as the Director of Homeland Security, a new Cabinet level position created to coordinate federal anti-terrorism efforts.

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  • Homeland Security Secretary Confirmation
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    Homeland Security Secretary Confirmation

    Mr. Ridge testified regarding his nomination for secretary of the newly created Department of Homeland Security.

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  • Department of Homeland Security
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    Department of Homeland Security

    Frank Sesno moderated a town hall style meeting in which Director Tom Ridge answered questions from federal employees about the creation and future operation of the Department of Homeland…

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  • Homeland Security
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    Homeland Security

    Mr. Ridge talked about the newly created Department of Homeland Security, including the structure and responsibilities of the new department, and the importance of the relationship between…

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  • Homeland Security Issues
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    Homeland Security Issues

    Governors and Republican leaders talked about homeland security as well as responding to terrorist attacks or catastrophic events. Among the topics they addressed were interagency…

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  • Airport Security
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    Airport Security

    Mr. Ridge and Secretary Mineta spoke to reporters about the final implementation of federally mandated security measures at airports. They talked about the status of screening efforts and…

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  • Homeland Security Legislation
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    Homeland Security Legislation

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  • Homeland Security
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    Homeland Security

    Following a meeting with President Bush at the White House Mr. Ridge and Secretary Mineta spoke to reporters about the meeting and efforts to pass homeland security legislation. Following…

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  • National Fallen Firefighters Ceremony
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    National Fallen Firefighters Ceremony

    This year’s ceremony honored the 446 firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty in 2001. Photographs of the firefighters were shown on a large screen onstage and their names were…

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  • Congressional News Conference
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    Congressional News Conference

    Members spoke to reporters about the legislative agenda and the creation of a Department of Homeland security. Following their remarks they spoke to the reporters.

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  • Homeland Security
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    Homeland Security

    Mr. Ridge talked to mayors about proposed legislation to create a Department of Homeland Security, Senate consideration of the legislation, and presidential authority over federal personnel.

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  • Flight 93 Memorial Service
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    Flight 93 Memorial Service

    Family and friends of victims in the United Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania gathered at a memorial ceremony on the one-year anniversary of the crash. Flight 93 was the fourth plane involved in…

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  • Change in National Threat Level
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    Change in National Threat Level

    Attorney General Ashcroft and Mr. Ridge announced that the terrorist alert had been raised to “high probability.” They said that the reason for the change in status was a similarity to the…

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  • Congressional Agenda
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    Congressional Agenda

    Following weekly party lunches, Senators Lott and Thompson, and Director Ridge, spoke to reporters about the Senate agenda. Senator Daschle spoke separately with reporters. Among the topics…

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  • Homeland Security Advisory Council
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    Homeland Security Advisory Council

    Mr. Ridge convened a meeting of the Homeland Security Advisory Council to talk about short and long term plans to increase domestic security and protect communities from terrorist threats.…

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  • Homeland Security Department
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    Homeland Security Department

    Mr. Ridge testified about the creation of a Department of Homeland Security and the subsequent reorganization of the federal government. Among the issues he addressed were managing first…

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  • Homeland Security
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    Homeland Security

    Officials spoke to reporters about an agreement to better ensure emergency safety and security measures in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The plan involved information sharing,…

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  • Homeland Security Department and Federal Workforce
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    Homeland Security Department and Federal Workforce

    President Bush spoke to federal workers about the creation of a new Department of Homeland Security and the subsequent reorganization of the federal government. He talked about the need for…

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  • Homeland Security Department
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    Homeland Security Department

    Mr. Ridge testified about proposals to create a new Department of Homeland Security. Among the issues he addressed were coordinating intelligence sharing with the FBI and CIA, unifying…

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