Reports

GAO - Hurricane Katrina Providing Oversight of the Nation's Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Activities

:GAO prepared this testimony to highlight past work on government programs related to Hurricane Katrina and other natural disasters, and to provide information on plans and coordination among the accountable community..."

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Report on the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program for FY 2003

A summary of where the money was distributed and the changes from FY2002.

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Report on the Status of 9/11 Commission Recommendations

A Report by the Public Discourse Project, that follows up on the 9/11 Commission Recommendations, their current status and progress.

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GAO- Department of Homeland Security Strategic Management of Training Important for Successful Transformation

Training can play a key role in helping the Department of Homeland Security successfully address the challenge of transformation...

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OIG/DHS - Review of Controls Over the Export of Chemical and Biological Commodities

"We recommended that the Commissioner of CBP evaluate the Outbound program, including information requirements, staffing needs, and consistency of enforcement practices, and make adjustments necessary to ensure that all of CBP's enforcement responsibiliti

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GAO - Department of Homeland Security Needs to Fully Implement Its Security Program

"DHS has not fully implemented a comprehensive, departmentwide information security program to protect the information and information systems that support its operations and assets."

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GAO - Managing First Responder Grants to Enhance Emergency Preparedness in the National Capital Region

"The ongoing security risk requires a comprehensive, coordinated, and carefully planned approach to the expenditure of federal first responder grants."

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Department of Defense "Strategy for Homeland Defense and Civil Support"

Reshaping the Department's approach to homeland defense, constitutes vision for transforming homeland defense and civil support

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GAO - Opportunities Exist to Improve Future Comprehensive Master Plans for Changing U.S. Defense Infrastructure Overseas

This is the second of two GAO reports that respond to the reporting requirements contained in the report on the fiscal year 2004 Senate military construction appropriations bill.

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GAO: Combating Nuclear Smuggling

According to the International Atomic Energy Agency, there were 650 confirmed cases of illicit trafficking in nuclear and radiological materials worldwide between 1993 and 2004. Several of these cases involved materials that could be used to produce nucle

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