January 25, 2005: Probe: Poor Info Sharing Harms Security (AP)

  • “We haven’t achieved the homeland security that the law requires us to achieve,” said Sen. Joe Lieberman , the top Democrat on the Senate committee that oversees the Homeland Security Department. “And therefore, in this sense, the name ‘high risk list’ takes on special, urgent meaning, more than the normal risk of financial failure or waste or fraud or abuse. The risk here is to the personal security of the American people at home.”