Candice Miller for Congress, Michigan

Email Candice Miller Candice Miller on Facebook Subscribe to Candice Miller's RSS Feed

Homeland Subcommittee Chair Candice Miller

by Candice Miller on December 21, 2010

The Detroit News:  More Michigan Congressional chairs for the new Congress ” this time a subcommittee. Rep. Candice Miller (R-Harrison Township) today announced she has been appointed to serve as Chairman of the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.
 
Chairman-elect Peter T. King:
“I am very pleased to make this appointment. As a member of the Homeland Security Committee since 2008, Candice has demonstrated her steadfast commitment to protecting our homeland from the terrorists who continue to plot and execute attacks against our nation.”
 
Miller:
“The first and foremost responsibility of the federal government is to provide for our national defense, a responsibility spelled out clearly in the preamble of our Constitution. Given the fact that I represent one of the busiest border crossings on our northern border, I understand the serious challenges we face. . . . Selfridge is home to the Northern Border Air Wing of Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the SBInet border security system, and soon will be home to the Operational Integration Center of CBP which will be used to coordinate security efforts of all federal, state and local law enforcement and security partners. Selfridge is also home to the U.S. CoastAir Station Detroit and the Border Patrol Detroit Sector headquarters.”

Henry Payne
The Detroit News
http://apps.detnews.com/apps/blogs/watercooler/index.php?blogid=1300

Previous post:

Next post: