TITLE

Securing the Homeland

AUTHOR(S)
O'Meara, Kelly Patricia
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Insight on the News;11/12/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 42, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Points the flaws of the counter-terrorism actions taken by United States (U.S.) President George W. Bush and the U.S. Congress in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. Creation of a homeland defense agency under the leaders of former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge; Legislation passed by the U.S. Congress on counter-terrorism; Highlights on the counter-terrorism program of President Bush.
ACCESSION #
5436275

 

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