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08/10/2001 George W. Bush creates the Office of Homeland Security

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President Bush signs Homeland Security Bill

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What Happens At Homeland Security?

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NSA vs Homeland Security - Whats The Difference & How Do They Compare?

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Does The US Need A Dept. Of Homeland Security?

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Here's What Will Happen If the Department of Homeland Security Shuts Down

In the wake of the September 11 attacks, Pres. George W. Bush created the Office of Homeland Security, to coordinate counterterrorism efforts by federal, state, and local agencies; and the Homeland Security Council, to advise the president on homeland security matters. Both offices were superseded in January 2003 with the creation of the Department of Homeland Security.
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    • Essentials 

    • History 

    • Function 

    • Structure 

    • Budget 

    • National Terrorism Advisory System 

    • Seal 

    • Headquarters 

    • Disaster preparedness and response 

    • Cyber-security 

    • Expenditures 

    • Criticism