TITLE

TURF WARS: HOW A JURISDICTIONAL QUAGMIRE IN CONGRESS COMPROMISES HOMELAND SECURITY

AUTHOR(S)
O'Hara, Joan V.; Murphy II, James A.; Vreeburg, Jacobus A.; Giaier, Steven; Maurer, Derek; Geffroy, Michael; Lowe, Tyler K.
PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
New York University Journal of Legislation & Public Policy;2015, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the history and formation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Committee on Homeland Security to focus on the national security of the country. It mentions the role of the September 11th terrorist attacks in shaping national security policy. It also mentions the functions of the DHS such as to prevent and prepare for domestic acts of terrorism, to deal with cybersecurity and management of emergencies and disasters.
ACCESSION #
108566580

 

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