Emergency Planning and Security - Washington, D. C. , Jan. 19, 2009 -- (L-R) Department of Homeland Security, Deputy Secretary, Paul Schneider talks with FEMA Administrator, R. David Paulison; FEMA Deputy Administrator, Harvey Johnson; and appointed Acting FEMA Administrator, Nancy Ward. The leadership was meeting at FEMA Headquarters, to conduct a Video Tele-Conference (VTC) with other government and state agencies in preparation for the Presidential Inauguration. Photo by Barry Bahler/FEMA