TITLE

Notable & Quotable

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Government Security;Dec2006, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents quotes and statistics concerning national security in the United States. United States President George W. Bush discusses the necessity of border control. Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff addresses the dangers of a nuclear device entering the United States. 91% of individuals agree that Americans should be prepared for emergencies.
ACCESSION #
23779249

 

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