Nomination of Jane Holl Lute to be Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Hearing Before the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, First Session, March 26, 2009 [open pdf - 28MB]
This hearing before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs on March 26, 2009 was held for the nomination of Jane Holl Lute to be Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security. From the opening statement of Senator Lieberman to Jane Holl Lute: "As you know, the Department of Homeland Security has worked hard, sometimes struggled, to gain solid footing over the course of its short life. But I believe, and I am happy to note, that each year, it has become stronger, and I do not think there is any question that the country is safer as a result of the Department's efforts. But the Department is still not where we want and need it to be, and I am confident that your leadership will help us get there." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Senator Lieberman, Senator Collins, Senator Akaka, Senator Coburn, Senator Voinovich, Senator Burris, Senator Landrieu, Michael R. Bloomberg, Jane Holl Lute, Senator Graham, Robert M. Appleton, Leroy D. Baca, Christopher B. Burnham, Lee H. Hamilton, Larry J. Grorud, Robert L. Davis, Susan McLurg and David A. Goad.
S. Hrg. 111-979; Senate Hearing 111-979
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