Barack Obama and Joe Biden's Campaign Promise

Urban Policy

Strengthen Homeland Security



Allocate Funds Based on Risk:

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    Barack Obama and Joe Biden believe that the president and Congress should direct our precious homeland security dollars according to risk, not as a form of general revenue sharing. To address this pressing issue, Obama introduced an amendment, supported by the Families of 9/11 and former 9/11 Commissioners Lee Hamilton and Tim Roemer, to increase risk-based funding in the 9/11 bill.