State of National Security Address

February 5, 2018 10:00 AM | 805 21st Street NW, Jack Morton Auditorium, Washington, D.C.,


In his final year as Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Representative Michael McCaul (R-TX) will deliver the “State of National Security Address” on Monday, February 5th, 2018 at the George Washington University Center for Cyber and Homeland Security. Chairman McCaul will discuss the United States’ strategy against terrorists at home and abroad, as well as improving cyber defenses, securing our borders, bolstering aviation security, and strengthening American leadership abroad.

Immediately following his address, three Congressional leaders in national security – Representative John Katko, Representative Will Hurd, and Representative Mike Gallagher – will further examine the ever-evolving threat landscape facing the homeland and America’s leadership on the global stage.



Address Featuring:

Representative Michael McCaul 
House Homeland Security Committee Chairman
Senior Member of Foreign Affairs Committee


Hosted by:

George Washington University
Center for Cyber and Homeland Security


McCaul’s Remarks Followed by a Panel Discussion:

Congressman John Katko (R-NY)
Transportation and Protective Security Subcommittee Chairman
Former federal prosecutor

Congressman Will Hurd (R-TX)
Homeland Security Committee Member
Former CIA officer

Congressman Mike Gallagher (R-WI)
Task Force on Denying Terrorists Entry to the United States Chairman
Former Captain, U.S. Marine Corps


Moderated by:

Frank J. Cilluffo
Director of Center for Cyber and Homeland Security
George Washington University


*Full text of McCaul’s remarks as prepared can be found, here


 Media invited to attend.
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