The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) was created after the terrorist attacks of This federal agency was granted broad and sweeping powers with the intent of thwarting future attacks. In an eight-to ten-page research paper (exclusive of APA title and reference pages), identify the main responsibilities of the DHS and analyze the agency’s effectiveness in accomplishing its goals of facing the key challenges to homeland security in the 21st century. At a minimum, a meaningful paper will explore the purpose for creating the DHS and the responsibilities and obligations of the Department, as well as examine the Department’s strengths and weaknesses from both a practical and philosophical point of view. You should consider budgetary and constitutional issues that are inevitable when creating such a large, sweeping bureaucracy. Indicate whether or not this government agency provides the United States with the best comprehensive approach for maintaining domestic security.