Full Committee Member Briefing with Lieutenant General Russel L. Honoré (Ret.)

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 1:00pm

OnFriday, May 8, 2020, at 1:00p.m. ET,Committee Members will receivea briefing fromRetired Lieutenant General Russel L. Honoré. The briefing will cover Lt. Gen.Honoré’s experience leading a unified interagency task force in response to Hurricane Katrina, and lessons from that effort that could be implemented to improve the federalresponse to the coronavirus crisis.On Friday, May 8, 2020, at 1 p.m. ET, the Committee will hold a virtual briefing for Members and a single staffer from each office with Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré, who led Joint Taskforce Katrina under President George W. Bush.  The briefing will address the Trump Administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and lessons from the federal response to Hurricane Katrina.