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  • Federal and Local Hurricane Emergency Response
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    Federal and Local Hurricane Emergency Response

    Joe Allbaugh talked about federal and local preparedness efforts, in particular for Hurricane Isaac, and lessons learned since 2005's Hurricane Katrina. He also responded to telephone calls…

    134 views
  • Matthew Wicks StudentCam Winner
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    Matthew Wicks StudentCam Winner

    Matthew Wicks talked about his video, After the Storm, one of the high school section first prize winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. He is a junior at Aplington…

    392 views
  • 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…

    301 views
  • FEMA Budget
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    FEMA Budget

    Director Allbaugh talked about the fiscal year 2003 Budget for the Federal Emergency Management Agency and how it had been affected by the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. He also…

    26 views
  • Emergency First Responders
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    Emergency First Responders

    Witnesses testified about President Bush’s First Responder Initiative, which seeks to better prepare local police, firefighters and emergency medical personnel to respond to terrorist…

    63 views
  • High Technology Emergency Preparedness
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    High Technology Emergency Preparedness

    Witnesses testified about the need and opportunity to enhance America’s technological preparedness and ability to respond in times of national emergency or natural disaster.

    184 views
  • Homeland Security Issues
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    Homeland Security Issues

    Director Ridge and others administration officials briefed reporters on domestic anti-terrorism efforts, the anthrax scares, and the new role of FEMA. They answered questions from members…

    19 views
  • Emergency  Response to Terrorist Attacks
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    Emergency Response to Terrorist Attacks

    Witnesses testified about the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s response to the September 11th attacks on the Pentagon and the World Trade Center and about future needs for disaster…

    116 views
  • Disaster Relief Efforts
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    Disaster Relief Efforts

    President Bush talked to FEMA employees and thanked them for their work following the September 11 terrorist attacks.

    32 views
  • Disaster Relief Efforts
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    Disaster Relief Efforts

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  • Federal Emergency Management Agency Budget
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    Federal Emergency Management Agency Budget

    Mr. Allbaugh testified about funding disaster relief and preparation programs. Among the issues he addressed were the proper balance between local, state, and federal agencies, flood…

    37 views
  • 2001 Hurricane Season
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    2001 Hurricane Season

    Participants talked about the 2001 hurricane season and efforts to provide better assistance to victims of hurricanes. They focused on forecasting and prediction technology and how to…

    89 views
  • Emergency Director Confirmation Hearing
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    Emergency Director Confirmation Hearing

    The committee heard testimony on the nomination of Mr. Allbaugh to be the Federal Emergency Management Agency director. Mr. Allbaugh, a Texan, was introduced by Texas Senators Gramm and…

    38 views