Archive: Press Releases

August 2012

Aug 22, 2012

King Statement on Appointments to New Public Safety Wireless Broadband Panel

Issues: First Responder Communications

September 2012

Sep 1, 2012

Chairman King Statement on Resignation of ICE Chief of Staff Suzanne Barr

Issues: Oversight of DHS Management
Sep 7, 2012

A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security

Issues: Border Security, Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters, Passenger and Cargo Aviation Security, Surface Transportation Security
Sep 10, 2012

Subcommittee on Transportation Security Chairman Rogers Releases Report on Reforming TSA

Issues: Counterterrorism, Passenger and Cargo Aviation Security, Surface Transportation Security
Sep 11, 2012

Homeland Security Transportation Security Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on TSA Reform

Issues: Counterterrorism, Passenger and Cargo Aviation Security, Surface Transportation Security
Sep 11, 2012

Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Threat of an Electromagnetic Pulse Attack

Issues: Counterterrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters
Sep 11, 2012

Homeland Security Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Resilient Communications

Issues: Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters, Risk-Based Grant Funding
Sep 12, 2012

Chairman King Statement on Attack on Americans in Libya

Issues: Counterterrorism
Sep 12, 2012

Lungren, Bilirakis Release Majority Staff Report Detailing Homeland Security-Hindering Regulations and Red Tape

Issues: Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters, Oversight of DHS Management
Sep 12, 2012

Homeland Security Subcommittees to Hold Joint Oversight Hearing on DHS Biosurveillance Programs, Will Examine New GAO Report on BioWatch Program

Issues: Weapons of Mass Destruction, Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters
Sep 12, 2012

House Passes Homeland Security Legislation to Improve Mass Transit Security

Issues: Risk-Based Grant Funding, Surface Transportation Security
Sep 14, 2012

A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security

Issues: Counterterrorism, Oversight of DHS Management

October 2012

Oct 3, 2012

Chairman King Statement on Fusion Center Report from Senate Subcommittee

Issues: Information Sharing and State and Local Fusion Centers

November 2012

Nov 3, 2012

Media Advisory: Secretary Napolitano to Join Chairman King for Visit to Long Island Communities Affected by Hurricane Sandy

Issues: Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters
Nov 9, 2012

Chairman King Calls on Obama Administration to Provide Comprehensive Power-Restoration Plan which LIPA Must Follow

Issues: Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters
Nov 12, 2012

A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security

Issues: Counterterrorism, Border Security, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Passenger and Cargo Aviation Security
Nov 14, 2012

Transportation Security Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on TSA Body Scanners

Issues: Passenger and Cargo Aviation Security
Nov 27, 2012

House Passes Homeland Security Legislation to Improve Disaster Preparedness, Secure Borders, and Streamline DHS Programs

Issues: Border Security, Preparedness for and Response to Terrorist Attacks and Natural Disasters, Risk-Based Grant Funding, Oversight of DHS Management
Nov 30, 2012

A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland Security

Issues: Counterterrorism

December 2012

Dec 12, 2012

House Passes Homeland Security Bills to Streamline TSA Baggage Screening and Improve DHS Financial Systems

Issues: Passenger and Cargo Aviation Security, Oversight of DHS Management

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