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Unformatted text preview: Government September 1, 2010 Watch video for extra credit, Attack on the world trade center and pentagon The perpetrators o Al qaida o The visa issue lot of concern with how they got into the country Consular officials didnt check these people very carefully Student visas o Products of Transationalism Even osama bin laden wears a timex ironman triathalon watch and speaks to the world on satellite television The response o Detention of arab (and other muslim) resident aliens Voluntary interviews Deportations detention people hard to track families o Patriot Act! Focused around being able to give more power to fbi to utilize internet, cell phones Laws surrounding fbis ability to track people often didnt keep up with technology Clear focus on immigration o Attacks on INS and proposals for restructuring the INS From INS to DHS o INS relocated March 1, 2003 from the Department of Justice to the Department of, homeland security o The former INS was split inteo 3 agencies:...
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This note was uploaded on 12/30/2010 for the course GOV 312L taught by Professor Madrid during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '07