Asa Hutchinson

(William Asa Hutchinson II)

Asa Hutchinson
Asa Hutchinson
  • Born: December 3, 1950
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Lawyer









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Certainly our democracy is not going to fall if you legalize marijuana. Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs
When you put new security measures in place there is a greater time lag than before. Bureaucracy
But as you said, there are going to be those that have no record and cannot be detected in that capacity so that is why you have to have other layers of security.
In reference to Cat Stevens, it is very, very important we have accurate information on our terrorist watch list and our no fly list and that you have a remedy.
Terrorists can utilize any vulnerability in the system and that would include outbound shipments.
The true credit for our safety and security goes to our men and women who are serving in places like Iraq and Afghanistan in the global war on terrorism. Women ;War & Peace
We measure very carefully what the positives are and I think it is less than one tenth of one percent, so we are very pleased with the accuracy of our biometric checks and we continue to monitor that.
We recognize that it is not only inbound but also outbound (cargo) that can pose a risk as well.
We would certainly welcome the recipient nation to put their inspectors on our shores, if they wanted to make that investment to help protect that shipment that is outgoing.
Well firstly, that points certainly at the need for international standards on biometrics that would move in the same direction so that we can have the same technical requirements.
Well, your premise is correct, that we have to first guard against those who have an affiliation with terrorists and a connection, and so we have watch lists and systems that can make that connection.
You can expect interior enforcement actions in the future. Future