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Assessing the Nation's State of Preparedness: A Federal, State, and Local Perspective

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2013 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 311 Cannon House Office Building Subcommittee: Emergency Preparedness, Response, & Communications (113th Congress) Issue: Emergency Preparedness & Communications


  • The Honorable Tim Manning, Deputy Administrator, Protection and National Preparedness, Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Mr. Mark Ghilarducci, Director, California Governor's Office of Emergency Service - Testifying on behalf of the National Governors Association and the Governors Homeland Security Advisors
  • Mr. Jeffrey W. Walker, Senior Emergency Manager, Licking County, Ohio - Testifying on behalf of, the International Association of Emergency Managers
  • Chief James Schwartz, Fire Chief, Arlington County Fire Department - Testifying on behalf of the International Association of Fire Chiefs
  • Ms. Kathy Spangler, Vice President, U.S. Programs, Save the Children



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