Barack Obama and Joe Biden's Campaign Promise

Urban Policy

Strengthen Homeland Security



Prepare Effective Emergency Response Plans:

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    As our nation witnessed in the Hurricane Katrina crisis and its aftermath, too many localities do not have integrated emergency response plans to handle disasters. As president, Obama will further improve coordination between all levels of government, create better evacuation plan guidelines, ensure prompt federal assistance to emergency zones, and increase medical surge capacity.