Secretary Chertoff was sworn in February 15.
Introduced by President Trachtenberg and Provost Williams, Secretary Chertoff talked about his plans for the future direction of the Department of Homeland Security. Topics included terrorism, the protection of civil liberties, risk management, and targeting resources where the risk is greatest. He said that risk would be managed in terms of threat, vulnerability, and consequences. He announced a comprehensive review of his department.
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Michael Chertoff Secretary Department of Homeland Security
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