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Committee Unveils Final Report of the Task Force ...

Washington, D.C. — The Homeland Security Committee’s Republican Members of the Task Force on Denying Terrorists Entry to the United States released its final report after conducting an extensive ...

December 14, 2017

House Passes McCaul’s Landmark Cybersecurity ...

Washington D.C. – Today the House unanimously passed H.R. 3359, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act of 2017. This watershed legislation will streamline the current structure of ...

December 11, 2017

McCaul Statement on DHS's End-of-Year Statistic ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement on the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) end-of-year statistics and their ...

December 5, 2017

McCaul Statement on Confirmation of Kirstjen ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement on the Senate confirmation of  Kirstjen Nielsen to be Secretary of the Department of ...

December 5, 2017

McCaul releases December Terror Threat Snapshot

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released December’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a monthly assessment of the Committee’s continuing ...

December 5, 2017

McCaul Statement on Verdict of Kate Steinle Case

Washington, D.C. — House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement on the verdict of Kate Steinle's murder case. Chairman McCaul: "The acquittal of Jose ...

December 1, 2017

McCaul Announces New Committee Member

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released the following statement announcing the newest addition to the Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Don Bacon ...

November 29, 2017

McCaul Statement on Death of Border Patrol Agent ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement after U.S. Border Patrol Agent, Rogelio Martinez, was killed and his partner injured ...

November 20, 2017

McCaul Statement on NCTC's Director Nicholas ...

Washington, DC – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement after National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) Director Nicholas Rasmussen announced he will ...

November 16, 2017

McCaul Statement on Selection of Thomas Homan to ...

Washington, DC – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released the following statement on President Trump’s nomination of Thomas Homan to serve as Director of U.S. ...

November 14, 2017

McCaul Releases November Terror Threat Snapshot

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released November’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a monthly assessment of the Committee’s continuing ...

November 7, 2017

Committee Releases Report On the National Network ...

Washington, D.C. - In 2013, the House Homeland Security Committee released a report on the National Network of Fusion Centers and provided 25 recommendations to maximize value from the federal, ...

November 6, 2017

TRIP REPORT: Committee Delegation Examines Last ...

Washington, D.C. - House Homeland Security Committee’s Transportation and Protective Security Subcommittee Chairman John Katko (R-NY) led a bipartisan delegation of House lawmakers to Europe and ...

October 25, 2017

McCaul on Passage of 6 Bills to Secure the ...

Washington D.C. –  To stay ahead of threats to the homeland, America must continue to evolve and improve our defenses to ensure we are one step ahead of the dangers facing our nation. This ...

October 24, 2017

McCaul Statement on U.S.-backed Forces Claiming ...

Washington D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), a senior member on the Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement in response to U.S.-backed forces claim ...

October 17, 2017

McCaul Releases October Terror Threat Snapshot

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released October’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a monthly assessment of the Committee’s continuing effort ...

October 12, 2017

McCaul Statement on Selection of Kirstjen Nielsen ...

Washington, D.C. – President Donald Trump today announced his intent to nominate Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). House Homeland Security Committee ...

October 11, 2017

Committee Passes Chairman McCaul's Border ...

Washington, D.C. - Today the House Homeland Security Committee passed H.R. 3548, the Border Security For America Act, by a vote of 18-12. Introduced by Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), and with ...

October 4, 2017

Committee to Mark Up Border Security for America ...

Washington, D.C. - Securing our borders is first and foremost a national security issue. Today, Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) announced the House Homeland Security Committee will mark up the ...

September 28, 2017

McCaul Statement on the Make America Secure and ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released the following statement on the House passage of H.R. ­­3354, the Make America Secure and Prosperous ...

September 14, 2017

House Passes 9 Counterterrorism Bills to Protect ...

Washington, D.C. – One of the main lessons learned post-9/11 is the need for a more robust information sharing capacity among federal, state, and local authorities. While we have taken steps to ...

September 12, 2017