Secretary Napolitano Highlights DHS' Strong Commitment to Veterans at American Legion Conference [August 26, 2009] [open pdf - 40KB]
"Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano today delivered remarks at the 2009 American Legion National Conference, highlighting the Department's ongoing outreach to American veterans and announcing her commitment to employ 50,000 veterans at DHS by 2012. 'The men and women of the armed services work tirelessly every day to ensure the safety and security of the American people,' said Secretary Napolitano. 'We are honored by the thousands of veterans working at DHS whose unique experience and extraordinary dedication strengthen the Department's efforts to protect our nation from threats and prepare for disasters.'"
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