Hearing on Investing in Homeland Security: Challenges Facing State and Local Governments

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Susan Collins (R-ME) and Ranking Member Joe Lieberman (D-CT) today announced that on May 15, 2003, the committee will hold the third in a series of hearings to examine how the federal government can more efficiently and effectively provide first responders with the federal assistance they need.

WHEN: 9:30 a.m., Thursday, May 15, 2003

WHERE: Room SD-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building

WITNESSES: The Honorable Mitt Romney, Governor of Massachusetts; The Honorable Mark Stenglein, Commissioner, County of Hennepin (MN); The Hon. Kwame M. Kilpatrick, Mayor of Detroit; Art Cleaves, Director, Maine Emergency Management Agency, State of Maine;