President Bush proposed to combine the responsibilities of 22 agencies under a single Homeland Security Department. While most support the idea legislators are divided over the status of federal workers who would be affected by the change.
In This Issue
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The 1945 Debate Over a Proposed Department of DefenseRead More
Reorganizing the Government to Protect the HomelandRead More
Congressional Budget Office EstimatesRead More
Homeland Security and Collective BargainingRead More
Remarks by Homeland Security Director Tom RidgeRead More
Recent Action on a Homeland Security DepartmentRead More
Pro & Con
Should the House Pass the Homeland Security Act?