How to Fix the 100 Hours Homeland Security Bill
Publication Date: February 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Homeland defense; Homeland security
Coverage: United States
The Implementing the 9/11 Commission Recommendations Act of 2007, passed by the House as a part of the Speaker's "100 Hours" agenda, muddles the mission of providing homeland security with misguided proposals. Congress should replace the most troubling provisions of H.R. 1 with initiatives that are more consistent with the 9/11 Commission's recommendations.