Congressman Ruppersberger to speak in TU’s Edward V. Badolato Distinguished Speaker Series in Homeland Security
TOWSON, Md. (March 21, 2007)—Congressman C.A. “Dutch” Ruppersberger believes "good intelligence is the best way to prevent terrorism." Fresh from an overseas trip where he met with front line intelligence staffs from around the globe, Ruppersberger will offer his perspectives on securing the nation when he speaks at Towson University on Tuesday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. This event, the fifth in the Edward V. Badolato Distinguished Speaker Series in Homeland Security, will take place in the Robinwood Room at the Burkshire Marriott Hotel at Towson University.
Representing the citizens of Maryland’s 2nd District, Ruppersberger was the first Democratic freshman ever appointed to the powerful House Select Committee on Intelligence. The committee oversees the collection and analysis of intelligence information from all around the world to ensure America’s national security and prevent potential crisis situations—especially terrorist activity. Ruppersberger is chairman of the Technical and Tactical Intelligence Subcommittee and also serves on the Terrorism, Human Intelligence, Analysis and Counterintelligence Subcommittee and the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee.
Admission is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Register online or call 410-704-DECO (3326) to reserve a seat.
This event is co-sponsored by Towson University’s Center for Homeland Security and the Division of Economic and Community Outreach (DECO).