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Hurricane Katrina: The Defense Department’s Role in the Response

Full Committee Hearing

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Panel 1

  • The Honorable  Paul McHale
    Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Americas' Security Affairs
    U.S. Department of Defense
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  • Admiral  Timothy J. Keating
    North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command
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  • Lieutenant General  H. Steven Blum
    National Guard Bureau
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Panel 2

  • Lieutenant General  Russel L. Honore
    Commanding General
    First U.S. Army
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  • Major General  Bennett C. Landreneau
    Adjutant General, Louisiana National Guard
    Director, Louisiana Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
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