Subcommittee Hearing: Ensuring Coordination and Cooperation: A Review of the Emergency Communications Offices Within the Department of Homeland Security

Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications | 311 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Nov 17, 2011 2:00pm

Opening Statements

Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), Subcommittee Chairman

Witnesses

Mr. Chris Essid
Director
Office of Emergency Communications
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
[full text of testimony]

Mr. John O’Connor
Manager
National Coordinating Center for Communications
National Protection and Programs Directorate
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
[full text of testimony]

Mr. Damon Penn
Assistant Administrator
National Continuity Programs
Federal Emergency Management Agency
[full text of testimony]

Mr. Eric Edwards
Director
Disaster Emergency Communications Division
Response Directorate
Federal Emergency Management Agency
[full text of testimony]

Ms. Linda K. Moore
Specialist in Telecommunications and Spectrum Policy
Congressional Research Service
[full text of testimony]