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- n. the federal department that administers all matters relating to homeland security
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For instance, when a massive jihadist plot to blow up ten airliners over the Atlantic and kill thousands was foiled in 2006, then-chief of homeland security Michael Chertoff briefed his agency using only the word extremists to describe the plotters—no mention of Islam.
Carbon Motors Corporation is a bold homeland security company on a critical mission to design, develop, manufacture, distribute, service, and recycle, the world's first purpose-built law enforcement patrol vehicle.
"It was clear from the beginning that Southers was extremely well-qualified for this critical homeland security post," the NTEU said in a statement on its website.
He turned up the volume: A CNN anchor was talking about a provision that had been inserted surreptitiously into a just-passed 475-page homeland security bill.
Connersville was once home to automakers Auburn, Cord, Duesenberg, Ansted, Empire, Lexington and McFarlan and its storied automotive past is America's homeland security future as the City of Connersville prepares to become the police car capital of the world.
Frances Fragos Townsend, Bush’s top homeland security adviser, began to chair meetings that eventually included President Bush in the Roosevelt Room of the White House.