Subcommittee Hearing: Assessing the Nation’s State of Preparedness: A Federal, State, and Local Perspective

Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications | 311 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Sep 19, 2013 10:00am

Opening Statements

Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN), Subcommittee Chairman

Opening Statement [PDF]

Witnesses

The Honorable Tim Manning
Deputy Administrator
Protection and National Preparedness
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Witness Statement [PDF]

Mr. Mark Ghilarducci
Director
California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services
Testifying on behalf of
the National Governors Association and the Governors Homeland Security Advisors

Witness Statement [PDF]

Mr. Jeffrey W. Walker
Senior Emergency Manager, Licking County, Ohio
Testifying on behalf of
the International Association of Emergency Managers
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]

Chief James Schwartz
Fire Chief
Arlington County Fire Department
Testifying on behalf of
the International Association of Fire Chiefs
Witness Statement [PDF]

Ms. Kathy Spangler
Vice President
U.S. Programs
Save the Children
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]