Communicating with the Public During Emergencies
July 08 2011
With over 1,400 tornadoes and widespread flooding, we have already seen too much loss of life from...
First Nationwide Test of the EAS
June 09 2011
Early warnings save lives. This was demonstrated recently and dramatically during the major...
National Hurricane Preparedness Week
May 25 2011
The Public Safety & Homeland Security Bureau can trace it’s origin from the aftermath of...
Lifeline: Affordable Telephone Service for Income-Eligible Consumers
May 16 2011
Background Lifeline is a government benefit program that provides discounts on monthly...
Chairman’s PLAN Remarks
May 11 2011
Chairman Julius Genachoswki spoke at the World Trade Center site in New York City yesterday to kick...
Announcing: Emergency Mobile Alerts
May 10 2011
Today, I am honored to be at the World Trade Center site with New York City Mayor Bloomberg, FEMA...
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
May 20 2011
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
The Great Eastern Japan Earthquake Disaster of 2011
May 04 2011
The earthquake came first, but it was not like all of the other earthquakes they had known. The...
CSRIC Membership Nomination Extension
April 27 2011
We’ve been getting a lot of questions about membership on the Communications Security, Reliability...
2011 APCO Woman’s Leadership Conference
April 22 2011
I just came back from the APCO Woman’s Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida. While at...