Second-Class Security

Gorman, Siobhan; Simendinger, Alexis
May 2004
National Journal;5/1/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 18, p1336
Examines the approach of the government of U.S. President George W. Bush toward the issue of terrorism before the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the country. Activities of the U.S. government concerning national security before the terrorist attacks; Significance of the view on terrorism as a foreign issue to the anti-terrorism strategy of Bush which is not focused on homeland security; Claims of observers on the result of the decision of Bush not to prioritize homeland security.


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