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1/22/2020 12:12:56 PM
Posted: 10/12/2007 3:47:31 AM EST
Just wondering what the definitions are on these 2 things?
Reason being is I think the Government knows we're on to their shit and are trying to keep ahead of their game? Everything from taxes, (overspending) Government control, Gun grabing Dem. Libtards-- you know things that are discussed here!
I am not trying to p*** off anyone, just trying to get my ducks in a row!
Link Posted: 10/12/2007 3:54:14 AM EST
[Last Edit: 10/12/2007 3:54:48 AM EST by tyman]
In the United States, the concept of "homeland security" extends and recombines responsibilities of much of the executive branch, including the National Guard, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the United States Coast Guard, the former Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS), the former U.S. Customs Service, the Secret Service, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The George W. Bush administration has consolidated many of these activities under the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS), a new cabinet department established as a result of the Homeland Security Act of 2002. However, much of the nation's homeland security activity remains outside of DHS; for example, the FBI and CIA are not part of the Department, and other agencies such as the Department of Defense and Department of Health and Human Services play a significant role in certain aspects of homeland security. Homeland security is coordinated at the White House by the Homeland Security Council, currently headed by Frances Townsend. Homeland security is the term generally used to refer to the broad national effort by all levels of government--federal, state, local and tribal--to protect the territory of the United States from hazards both internal and external, natural and man-made, as well as the Department of Homeland Security itself.

Homeland security is officially defined by the National Strategy for Homeland Security [1] as "a concerted national effort to prevent terrorist attacks within the United States, reduce America's vulnerability to terrorism, and minimize the damage and recover from attacks that do occur," [2]. Because the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) includes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) it has responsibility for preparedness, response and recovery to natural disasters as well.

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