Initiative includes increased staffing, strengthened interior enforcement and greater investment in detection technology.
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Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan are taking a high toll on equipment, GAO finds.
Hurricane aid request includes $2 billion for ship repairs.
New e-mails shed light on ex-FEMA director Michael Brown’s actions after the hurricane hit--including a plea from his press secretary that he roll up his sleeves for the TV cameras.
White House unveils emergency request for $7 billion to gird against possible bird flu outbreak.
December 2004 document had recommended cutting aircraft carrier fleet and slashing purchases of DD(X) destroyer.
Industry executives ask lawmakers to consider less burdensome system.
The newest administration strategy for winning in Iraq is similar to one that was tried early on in the Vietnam War--and failed.
Updated guidance will address concerns about need for better coordination, delineation of responsibilities.
There’s a long way to go in convincing companies to prepare for disasters, department chief says.