FEMA head nominee on hold

Hurricane season is a couple of weeks away and Louisiana Senator David Vitter has put the FEMA chief’s nomination on hold.

By all accounts, Craig Fugate is well-qualified to hold the position.

In our weekly interview with HSToday Editor David Silverberg, we learn why Vitter put a hold on Fugate’s nomination, and what the long-term impact might be.

Register for the Ask the CIO Chat with Andy Ozment of the Homeland Security Department on Oct. 11, at 1:30 p.m.