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With the help of an acquaintance who works for the federal government, Brinson pursued a complaint through the Homeland Security Department's civil liberties section, but it availed her nothing.
As Congressional leaders debated the reauthorization of the sunsetting provisions this year, public involvement and input on the PATRIOT Act and other aspects of homeland security have been limited.
Community colleges have responded to the Department of Homeland Security offer by repositioning themselves as the training ground for "first responders"--the police officers, firefighters, emergency workers and health professionals expected to arrive first on the scene after a terrorist attack.
The Department of Homeland Security has not done enough to improve the country's security considering how much it has spent, the Washington Post's editorial board writes.
It is a very versatile aviation asset that conducts essentially every mission for which the Coast Guard is responsible, from homeland security to polar operations.
Our goal with the SBIR program is to benefit from the nation's small businesses in the research and development arena, a critical source of innovation," said Kevin Boshears, Director, of the Department of Homeland Security's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization.
President Bush recognizes the need of the Congress to receive information regarding the homeland security activities of federal departments and agencies.
While millions of dollars have been lavished on major communities, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has spent much more, proportionately, on grants to smaller communities.
This simulated attack, conducted in May 2003, cost $16 million drawn from grants made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).