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Author: Bobbye Stivers Maggard
Publisher: B&B Productions
Keywords: time, everything, changes
Number of Pages: 315
Published: 2010-03-02
ISBN-10: 1450582826
ISBN-13: 9781450582827

Now faintly remembered, there had been a time in Claire Bentson Mandley's life when an occasional dream or nightmare had been her only connection with the past. However, during that period of amnesia she enjoyed many new relationships.As old faces, places and situations dredge up scores of memories (some pleasant and others spine-chilling) new faces, places and situations come tumbling into her life. At what seems to her to be lightening speed she continues to experience the twists and turns, detours and speed bumps that threaten to obstruct her progress. Although her faith occasionally wavers
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Author: Kathy Marks
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: extremism, wing, right, faces
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 1996-03-01
ISBN-10: 0828320160
ISBN-13: 9780828320160

In this book, Kathy catalogues & portrays the right wing movement as it evolved in the past quarter century, giving answers to important questions about the multitude of players in the right wing movement. She places special emphasis on the recent episodes of violence, including David Koresh, Randy Weaver & the Oklahoma City bombing. Faces of Right Wing Extremism provides a rather exhaustive & critical look at those who are constitutionally & legally exercising their rights & provides critical information to the general public about the right wing of today, & is useful to those in law enforcem
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Author: Robert Goldenkoff
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: challenges, congressional, testimony, operational, address, little, time, remains, census
Number of Pages: 21
Published: 2009-12
ISBN-10: 1437913814
ISBN-13: 9781437913811

The Census Bureau has insufficient policies and procedures and inadequately trained staff for conducting high-quality cost estimation for the decennial census. Lacking plans for the development of both non-response follow-up and the management system, the Bureau faces the risk of not having them developed and fully tested in time for the 2010 Census. The Bureau faces long-standing challenges with the nation's linguistic diversity and privacy concerns, which can contribute to the under-counting of some groups. With just over a year remaining until Census Day, uncertainties surround the Bureau's
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Author: Jeremy Hurst
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: finland
Number of Pages: 111
Published: 2005-12-07
ISBN-10: 9264013822
ISBN-13: 9789264013827

The Finnish health system performs relatively well in international comparisons of many important dimensions of performance; the one notable exception is that there have been long waiting times for some services. But it also faces, in common with most other OECD countries, significant current and future challenges including: expensive technological change, a rapidly ageing population, and rising consumer expectations. This book evaluates the performance of the Finnish health system in terms of quality of care, efficiency, fiscal sustainability and equity. After reviewing the challenges the sys
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: faces, lair, screw, papers, aspern
Number of Pages: 416
Published:
ISBN-10: 144009828X
ISBN-13: 9781440098284
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Author: Mark L. Goldstein
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: federal, protection, concerns, facilities, congressional, testimony, raise, several, protective, security, service, faces, homeland, challenges
Number of Pages: 27
Published: 2009-02
ISBN-10: 1437906699
ISBN-13: 9781437906691

The Fed. Protective Service (FPS) is responsible for providing physical security and law enforcement services to 9,000 Gen. Serv. Admin. (GSA) facilities. FPS has an annual budget of about $1 billion, about 1,100 employees, and 15,000 contract guards located throughout the country. This report provides information and analysis on challenges FPS faces including ensuring that it has sufficient staffing and funding resources to protect GSA facilities and the over one million fed. employees as well as members of the public that work in and visit them each year. It discusses: (1) FPSżs operational
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Author: William O. Jenkins
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: preparedness, programs, strategic, approach, community, challenges, fema, faces, emergency, integrating
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2010-06
ISBN-10: 143792994X
ISBN-13: 9781437929942

Individuals can reduce their need for first responder assistance by preparing for a disaster. FEMA is to develop a National Preparedness System (NPS) that includes community preparedness programs. They include the Citizen Corps Program (CCP) and partner programs, e.g., Fire Corps, which provide volunteers to assist first responders. This report reviewed federal efforts to promote community preparedness. It addressed: (1) challenges, if any, FEMA faces in measuring the performance of CCP, its partner programs, and the Ready Campaign; and (2) actions, if any, FEMA has taken to develop a strategy
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