A Q&A with Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., the new chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee.
DEFENSE - ALL ARTICLES
Sen. John Warner, R-Va., tries to attach stalled defense authorization measure as amendment to appropriations bill.
Weeks before Hurricane Katrina made landfall, agency officials were warned that IT disaster response and preparedness systems were deficient.
Plan to offset costs of Katrina recovery includes cuts in defense and homeland security spending.
Agency cites programs to resolve complaints, reduce injury rates.
Increase is smaller than expected in the wake of Katrina.
Witnesses disagree over whether it's the federal government's job to determine when ravaged regions should be reopened to residents.
Senior Democrat says taxpayers are being overcharged, calls for investigation.
President Bush may not sign legislation if it falls short of Pentagon's request.
Bill would provide $56.7 million for Secure Flight in fiscal 2006.