Hearings - Hearing
Full Committee
A Hearing on the Stafford Act:
A Path Forward for the Nation’s Emergency Preparedness and Response System
Thursday, July 27, 2006
09:30 AM
EPW Hearing Room - 406 Dirksen


Majority Statements
James M. Inhofe
David Vitter
Minority Statements


Opening Remarks

Panel 1
Robert Shea
Acting Director of Operations, Federal Emergency Management, Department of Homeland Security
Major General Don T. Riley
Director of Civil Works
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Deborah Dietrich
Director, Office of Emergency Management, Environmental Protection Agency
Mr. Corey Gruber
Executive Director, National Preparedness Task Force, Preparedness Directorate, Department of Homeland Security
Armond Mascelli
Vice President of Domestic Response, American Red Cross
Ms. Pamela Pogue
Hazards Program Manager
Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency, On Behalf of the Association of State Floodplain Managers
Tamara S. Little
Chair, Legal Counsel Committee, National Emergency Management Association

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