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Obama administration puts more resources at Skagway border

...delays at the border, especially during peak travel season."In May, Begich wrote a letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Kerlikowske concerning delays at the Skagway border.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-27/obama-administration-puts-more-resource
Local
Obama selects gay athletes for Sochi Olympic delegation

...delegation, and in 2012, first lady Michelle Obama held the honor.This year's group is led by former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano. Others in the delegation include U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul, figure skater...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-12-18/obama-selects-gay-athletes-sochi-olymp
Sports
Helicopter crash survivor taken off promotion list

...the promotion list, a decision his attorney said could end Lt. Lance Leone's military career.U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano last week agreed with the findings of a special board in removing Leone from the list.Leone...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-30/helicopter-crash-survivor-taken-promoti
State
Border entry fee study sparks northern opposition

...we seek, and is the absolute last thing we should be doing to grow our economy," stated a letter sent to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano earlier this month signed by 18 Republican and Democratic House lawmakers.Democrat U.S...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-27/border-entry-fee-study-sparks-northern-
State
Border security overkill

...Patrol and, most important, to our public and private borderlands.Even the DHS is not backing the bills. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano told a Senate subcommittee in March that unrestricted authority over public lands was unnecessary...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-06-19/border-security-overkill
Opinion
Suit targets air-traveler screening

...in Anchorage names several defendants, including the TSA, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge. Jennifer Marty, a TSA spokeswoman for the Northwest region, said the agency doesn't comment...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052504/sta_screening.shtml
News
State may use terror funds for governor's jet

...000 for other state programs, Haller said. The final decision on the new aircraft must be made by federal Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge, Haller said. Tandeske said the new aircraft will help the department transport inmates who are...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061104/sta_govjet.shtml
News
Combating Terrorism: British foil terror plot to kill thousands

...want to take steps to prevent any would-be copycats who may be inspired to similar conduct," said U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff. Experts said the nature of the plot could herald a new age of terrorism where attackers...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081106/sta_20060811010.shtml
News
Outside editorial: Time for a sober discussion about security trade-offs

...says, hey, relax, we caught the underwear guy and the shoe bomber - way to go, just keep being vigilant. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has defended the backscatter X-ray machines and pat-downs as important safeguards. But...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111910/opi_738549903.shtml
Opinion
Intrusive screenings are necessary for our overall safety

...better. But what hobbles the TSA most is its determination to put political correctness ahead of good sense. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, for example, seems so squeamish about profiling potential terrorists, she puts little...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012811/opi_777342031.shtml
Opinion

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