Ridge Quoted on New DHS Nominee

// // in Company, Government, Politics
“You cannot secure America from inside the Beltway, and a Washington-based mindset and a Washington-centric operation can’t do the job that needs to be done” – Tom Ridge
Law Enforcement Unfamiliar with DHS Nominee
By EILEEN SULLIVAN Nov. 5, 2013 3:56 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the White House called some of the nation’s major law enforcement associations with a heads-up that the president would tap Jeh Johnson to run the Homeland Security Department, the response on the other end of the line was brief: Who?


Read More: http://bigstory.ap.org/article/law-enforcement-unfamiliar-dhs-nominee