Office of Homeland Security

Office of Homeland Security

President Bush has created a new Office of Homeland Security to coordinate the efforts of federal agencies and other entities in preparing for and preventing a terrorist attack. A panel talks about the task that Pennsylvania Governor Tom...

President Bush has created a new Office of Homeland Security to coordinate the efforts of federal agencies and other entities in preparing for and preventing a terrorist attack. A panel talks about the task that Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge faces as head of this office and how he should proceed.

Guests

Martin Walker

foreign affairs writer, United Press International.

Michael Wermuth

senior analyst for the RAND Corporation and project director of the Gilmore Commission

Larry Johnson

international security consultant, former deputy director of counter-terrorism at the State Department

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