Homeland Security On Tuesday President Bush presents a new national homeland defense strategy. This is the first time the various elements of the strategy have been presented as a comprehensive plan. Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge defended the plan before the House Select committee Monday and received a mixed reaction. NPR's Pam Fessler reports.
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On Tuesday President Bush presents a new national homeland defense strategy. This is the first time the various elements of the strategy have been presented as a comprehensive plan. Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge defended the plan before the House Select committee Monday and received a mixed reaction. NPR's Pam Fessler reports.