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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

McCaul on President Trump's Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), released the following statement on the administration’s 2018 budget blueprint: Chairman McCaul: “It is important ...

March 16, 2017

McCaul: We Must Eliminate Vulnerabilities in our ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security today marked up 14 bills, including a key counterterrorism bill, H.R. 1302, Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2017, introduced by Rep. ...

March 8, 2017

Chairman McCaul Releases March Terror Threat ...

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

March 7, 2017

McCaul on Signing of New Immigration Executive ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the heels of President Trump signing a new executive order regarding ...

March 6, 2017

McCaul Launches Task Force on Denying Terrorists ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Expanding on the work the House Homeland Security Committee has done to shut down terrorist pathways into the United States, Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) announced the creation ...

February 24, 2017

McCaul and Katko on Indictment of 12 Former and ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Transportation and Protective Services Subcommittee Chairman John Katko (R-NY) issued the following statement in the wake of 12 current and ...

February 13, 2017

Committee Releases Report on America's Airports & ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Majority Staff of the House Homeland Security Committee released a new report entitled, “America's Airports: The Threat From Within.” This report is the result of ...

February 6, 2017

Chairman McCaul Releases February Terror Threat ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released February's Terror Threat Snapshot a monthly assessment of the growing threat America, the West, ...

February 6, 2017

McCaul on Passage of 17 Bills to Enhance Homeland ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Homeland Security Committee continues its efforts to shield the homeland and protect Americans right out of the gate in the 115th Congress. Today the House passed 17 ...

January 31, 2017

McCaul Issues Additional Statement on the ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement on President Trump's Executive Order on immigration and refugee ...

January 29, 2017

McCaul on President Trump Signing Executive Order ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today issued the following statement on President Trump signing an executive order regarding refugees. Chairman ...

January 27, 2017

McCaul on President Trump Signing Immigration ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on President Trump signing an executive order regarding immigration and border security. Chairman McCaul: “For ...

January 25, 2017

McCaul Announces 115th Congress Homeland Security ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released the following statement as he announced the subcommittee chairmen and subcommittee assignments ...

January 24, 2017

McCaul on Senate Confirmation of Retired Marine ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the Senate confirmation of retired Marine General John Kelly as Secretary of Homeland Security. Chairman ...

January 20, 2017

McCaul on President Obama Commuting Chelsea ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s decision to commute the almost 30 years of Chelsea Manning’s remaining sentence ...

January 17, 2017

McCaul Inspects Security in Preparation for the ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), alongside Ranking Member Bennie Thompson (D-MS), met with the Secret Service, FBI, and other law enforcement officials to oversee and inspect ...

January 17, 2017

McCaul Welcomes New Republican Members to the ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –In the new Congress, the House Homeland Security Committee will continue to protect our homeland and our allies. Today, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul ...

January 13, 2017

Top House Chairmen Reach First-Ever Deal on Path ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Key committee chairmen in the U.S. House of Representatives announced today a plan to regularly reauthorize, reform, and improve the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the ...

January 12, 2017

Chairman McCaul Releases January Terror Threat ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The January Terror Threat Snapshot was released today by Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX). The “snapshot” is a monthly Committee assessment of the ...

January 9, 2017

McCaul Responds to Intelligence Community ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Intelligence Community’s assessment on Russian activities ...

January 6, 2017