Remarks by Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff at the American Legislative Exchange Council's 2005 States and National Policy Summit [December 9, 2005] [open pdf - 20KB]
At this Summit, Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff speaks on the importance of strong and effective partnerships across all levels of government. He explains the multitude of challenges that we face, from natural disasters to a potential flu pandemic to the ongoing threat of terrorism. This means that it's increasingly important to build an integrated common strategy for protecting the country.
Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/