Week 6 DQ
“Addressing Federalism” Please respond to the following:
· Review “The Katrina Breakdown” in Chapter 3 (SEE ATTACHED).
· Setting aside the philosophical and legal issues this case raises, identify and explain two to three management or efficiency arguments for and against a more centralized response to large national disasters like Hurricane Katrina.
“Intergovernmental Relations” Please respond to the following:
· Assume that your selected agency (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children & Families located at http://www.acf.hhs.gov/) received funding to expand its current emergency plan, which involves the Department of Corrections and Department of Juvenile Justice.
· Provide a one-page email memorandum that introduces the plan, the role of the host agency, and how your agency plans to collaborate with the other agencies.