Campaign: Preparedness Policy and Guidance

No Drastic Changes and Know Your Customers

Please appreciate the fact that homeland security is still a new discipline and that it takes time understand and incorporate National preparedness doctrine into State and local planning and preparedness efforts. To that end, focus on updating the existing doctrine as opposed to recreating it. For example, there are some good National preparedness elements (e.g. Prevent/Protect/Respond/Recover mission areas), some things ...more »

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Campaign: General Preparedness

State Defense Force

I am a member of a state defense force (SDF). Approximately 22 states have an SDF. With the right equipment, training and support these highly skilled volunteers can have a tremendous positive impact on Preparedness and Homeland Security. I recommend that your organization endorse H.R.206 titled State Defense Force Improvement Act. This bill is currently in subcommittee in the U.S. House of Representatives. The bill ...more »

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