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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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  • 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…

    390 views
  • 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 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 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

    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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  • Vulnerability to Terrorism
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    Vulnerability to Terrorism

    Participants discussed possible vulnerabilities to terrorism in the airline and financial industries.

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  • Threat Advisory System Announcement
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    Threat Advisory System Announcement

    Director Ridge announced a new color-coded threat advisory system designed to standardize responses to national threats at the local level. After the announcement he and other officials…

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  • Homeland Security Department
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    Homeland Security Department

    Mr. Ridge testified about the proposed reorganization of the federal government involving the creation of a new Department of Homeland Security. Among the issues they addressed were…

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  • Homeland Security and Bioterrorism
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    Homeland Security and Bioterrorism

    Chaired by Governor Sundquist, the Committee on Human Resources heard from Director Ridge and Mr. Henderson on the topic, “Homeland Security and Bioterrorism: Preventing, Responding and…

    59 views
  • Smart Border Management
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    Smart Border Management

    Director Ridge and Mr. Ruffo Appel talked about border security and management and how it can improve domestic security. Among the issues they addressed were maintaining secure commerce,…

    52 views
  • Homeland Security
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    Homeland Security

    A group of labor union leaders were at the White House to meet with Homeland Security director Ridge about the proposal for a Department of Homeland Security. They answered questions from…

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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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  • Bioterrorism Initiative
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    Bioterrorism Initiative

    Standing before a group of doctors, President Bush called for increased spending on bioterrorism protections. His proposals included provisions to modernize hospitals, develop new drug…

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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…

    37 views
  • Port Security
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    Port Security

    President Bush spoke to members of the U.S. Coast Guard about domestic security.

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  • Homeland Security Legislation
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    Homeland Security Legislation

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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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  • Opening Plenary Session
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    Opening Plenary Session

    At the opening of an annual conference of mayors, Secretary Mineta and Mr. Ridge talked about domestic security. They pledged increased federal aid for local emergency preparedness efforts.…

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  • Terrorist Attack Warning
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    Terrorist Attack Warning

    While addressing the Historically Black Colleges conference, Director Ridge talked about the FBI warning of a possible terrorist attack in the next few days.

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