Posted inGovernment, Justice & Safety, Security after 9/11: 10 Years Later

From ports to power plants, millions spent to avert state terrorism attacks

Federal funding to protect key infrastructure grew after the 9/11 attacks, but has declined as overall homeland security funding has dropped sharply in Wisconsin. That has forced a shift in strategy away from protecting sites to responding more effectively if man-made or natural disasters occur. Part 2 of 3 in the series “Security after 9/11: 10 Years Later.”