Security Debrief Contributor Dr. James Carafano will testify before the House Homeland Security Committee on the topic of ensuring a national risk management framework for homeland security. See below for full details.

Wednesday, June 25, 2008 @ 2pm

311 Cannon House Office Building

Hearing: “The Goodyear Explosion: Ensuring Our Nation is Secure by Developing a Risk Management Framework for Homeland Security”

· Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection


Robert D. Jamison, Under Secretary National Protection & Programs, DHS

Norman J. Rabkin, Managing Director for Homeland Security and Justice, GAO

James Jay Carafano, Assistant Director, Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies and Senior Research Fellow, Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies, Heritage Foundation

Raymond McInnis, former employee of the Goodyear Plant in Houston and widower of Gloria McInnis, who was killed at the plant on June 11

John S. Morawetz, Director, International Chemical Workers Union Center for Worker Health and Safety Education

John P. Paczkowski, Director, Emergency Management and Security, The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

There will be a webcast of this hearing.