Participants in three-day conference lend each other moral support.
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The experience of Plaquemines Parish, La., after Katrina points to a new, more fluid way to organize relief operations.
Conservative organization calls on Congress to build a state-of-the-art fence along the southern U.S. border to stop illegal immigration into the country.
Proposed legislation keeps FEMA intact, recommends merging ICE and CBP.
Fraud and mistakes in $60 billion worth of contracting "unacceptable," says House subcommittee chairman.
Democrats had vowed to opposed Julie Myers' nomination, saying she was unqualified, but only two showed up for vote.
Chamber gives quick approval to $445.4 billion Pentagon bill and $30.8 billion Homeland Security measure.
Senate votes 65-32 to set aside a provision that would have blocked funding for the system.
Senators question agency’s contracting practices and ability to oversee the long-term reconstruction of the Gulf Coast region.
Transportation secretary blames FEMA for holding up efforts to move people out of New Orleans.