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McCaul Responds to Committee Democrats' Call for ...

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released a letter in response to Ranking Member Bennie Thompson (D-MS) and the Democrat Members’ call ...

August 16, 2017

McCaul Announces New Senior Communications Staff

Washington, D.C. - Today, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) announced Margaret Anne Moore as the new Director of Communications and the promotion of Tess Glancey to ...

August 16, 2017

McCaul Releases August Terror Threat Snapshot

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

August 2, 2017

McCaul Statement on General John F. Kelly

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement on the President's appointment of General John F. Kelly to serve as White House ...

July 29, 2017

Chairman McCaul Introduces Border Security for ...

Washington, D.C. – As the United States faces new and evolving threats to our national security, a strong, smart, multi-layered approach at our nation’s borders is required. Today House Homeland ...

July 28, 2017

House Passes Landmark Department of Homeland ...

Washington, D.C. – Following the attacks of September 11, 2001, our nation’s leaders created the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to better protect our country. Fifteen years later, the ...

July 20, 2017

McCaul Announces New Committee Member

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

June 27, 2017

McCaul Leads Bipartisan Delegation to Mexico City ...

Washington, D.C. — Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) this week led a bipartisan Congressional delegation to Mexico City to attend the 53rd United States-Mexico Interparliamentary Group (IPG) ...

June 8, 2017

McCaul Statement on Anti-Border Corruption ...

Washington, D.C. – Customs and Border Protection (CBP) continues to struggle to recruit and vet employees. The lengthy process involved with a pre-employment polygraph requirement slows the hiring ...

June 7, 2017

Trip Report: Homeland Security Bipartisan ...

Washington, D.C. — In light of Russia’s interference in our election and efforts to destabilize democratic states in Europe, Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) recently lead a bipartisan ...

May 25, 2017

McCaul Statement on President Trump's Fiscal Year ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the release of the Administration's FY2018 budget proposal. Chairman ...

May 24, 2017

McCaul Statement on Passage of Bill to Combat ...

Washington, D.C. – Human trafficking is a heinous form of modern-day slavery that continues to exploit thousands, despite the tireless efforts of law enforcement, advocacy groups, and government ...

May 23, 2017

McCaul Statement on the Appointment of Special ...

Washington, D.C. — House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel: Chairman McCaul: ...

May 17, 2017

McCaul Statement on Cybersecurity Executive Order

Washington, D.C. - House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal ...

May 12, 2017

McCaul Releases May Terror Threat Snapshot

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

May 8, 2017

McCaul Introduces Bill to Assist Communities to ...

Washington, D.C. – As the terror threats against our country continue to evolve and grow, so too must the capabilities of our brave first responders who answer the call to protect us. Today, ...

April 27, 2017

House Passes Committee Bill to Reform Key TSA ...

Washington, D.C. – At a time when America faces heightened threats to our aviation sector, we must ensure that our airport access controls are strong and that we are doing all we can to mitigate ...

April 26, 2017

Homeland Security Members Tour Southwest Border: ...

Washington, D.C. – Earlier this year, Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), and Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee Chairwoman Martha McSally ...

April 21, 2017

McCaul Statement on Military Strikes in Syria

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

April 7, 2017

McCaul Releases April Terror Threat Snapshot

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

April 5, 2017

Nine Bipartisan Bills to Keep Americans Safer

Washington, D.C. – Last week the House passed nine Homeland Security Committee bills, including a key counterterrorism bill, H.R. 1302, the Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act ...

March 27, 2017