Yesterday – joined by Carie Lemack, cofounder of Global Survivors Network; Mary Fetchet, Executive Director of Voices of September 11th; and Stephanie Cowin, Program Manager of Voices of September 11th – Secretary Napolitano hosted a conference call with family members of 9/11 victims, following the release of the DHS 2011 Progress Report on Implementing 9/11 Commission Recommendations. During the call she provided an overview of the progress the Department and our partners have made since 9/11 to secure the nation, and engaged in a conversation and Q&A with the call participants.
During the discussion Secretary Napolitano also reiterated the Department’s and this Administration’s commitment to supporting family members of 9/11 victims nearly 10 years after that tragic day.
|Secretary Napolitano meets and hosts a conference call with family members of 9/11 victims. (L to R) Carie Lemack, Stephanie Cowin, Mary Fetchet and Secretary Napolitano. (DHS Photo)|