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Terror Threat Snapshot highlights extremist activity

Tuesday, Sep 8, 2015 @ 2:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

House Committee on Homeland Security releases monthly update on terrorism in U.S.
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Field hearing on 9/11 lessons to be held at Ground Zero

Tuesday, Sep 1, 2015 @ 3:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The House Committee on Homeland Security issued a reminder Monday that a field hearing will take place at the National Sept. 11 Memorial and Museum in New York on Sept. 8.
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Interoperable Communication Enhancement Act passes committee

Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 2:17pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The State Wide Interoperable Communication Enhancement Act (SWIC) was passed with unanimous support in the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communication Thursday.
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House committee launches anti-terror task force

Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 @ 7:06pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The House Committee on Homeland Security said on Wednesday that a task force has been established to address efforts by the government to prevent terror attacks. 
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McCaul to remain chairman of Committee on Homeland Security

Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 @ 5:19pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Texas Republican U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul was tapped this week to continue as chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security.
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Director testifies regarding NIAID's efforts to curb Ebola outbreak

Thursday, Nov 20, 2014 @ 12:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), updated the House Energy and Commerce Committee's subcommittee on health about his agency's efforts to fight Ebola on Wednesday.
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Congresswoman: Inter-agency communications have improved since 9/11

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 @ 5:06pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The country has improved communications among federal agencies since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-Ind.) said.
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Homeland Security chairman opens at hearing for government coordination on combating Ebola

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Opening comments at a hearing on government coordination for combating Ebola were made by U.S.
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Homeland Security Committee to hold biopreparedness hearing in Texas

Wednesday, Oct 8, 2014 @ 1:12pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Homeland Security Committee and Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) will host the "Ebola in the Homeland: The Importance of Effective International, Federal, State and Local Coordination" hearing in Dallas on Friday.
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