Press (Filtered by Border and Maritime Security)

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 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 Statement on Expanding Preclearance ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the heels of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) announcement of ...

November 4, 2016

POSTPONED: Chairman McCaul to Visit Northern ...

WASHINGTON – Next week House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (TX-10) will join U.S. Border Patrol Chief Mark Morgan for an in-depth, day-long tour of Maine’s Northern Border ...

August 18, 2016

House Passes Five Homeland Security Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the House unanimously passed five Homeland Security Committee bills to better safeguard our nation by voice vote. This brings the total number of bills the Committee has ...

April 13, 2016

Chairman McCaul Releases New European Terror ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Building on the demand for the House Homeland Security Committee’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a new European Terror Threat Snapshot was released today by Chairman Michael ...

April 12, 2016

In The Wake of Brussels Terror Attacks, Committee ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The day after terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium killed dozens and wounded hundreds more, the Homeland Security Committee today advanced seven important pieces of legislation ...

March 23, 2016

Crucial Bill to Fight Terrorist Travel Passes ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  A bill that will help keep terrorists and foreign fighters from entering the United States overwhelmingly passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. The measure was based ...

March 21, 2016

House Leaders Press President Obama on ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), House ...

January 28, 2016

McCaul Statement in Defense of Visa Waiver ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today House Homeland Security Committee Chairman released a statement in defense of the Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention law (pg. 1869) recently ...

December 22, 2015

Visa-Waiver Program Gets Scrutiny: Lawmakers and ...

Wall Street Journal — By Kristina Peterson Following an initial clash over how to respond to the Paris terrorist attacks, Congress and the White House are finding more common ground in efforts to ...

November 29, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, June 10 at 10:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications ...

September 14, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, February 4 at 10 a.m. Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security ...

September 14, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, May 20 at 10 a.m. Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Markup 311 Cannon House ...

September 10, 2015

House Passes Seven Homeland Security Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed seven bipartisan bills that enhance aviation, border, and transportation security at the Department of Homeland ...

July 28, 2015

Subcommittee Hearings on Maritime Security & WMD ...

** The hearings will be streamed live here ** Tuesday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. ET Securing the Maritime Border: The Future of CBP Air and Marine Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Rep. ...

July 13, 2015

House Committee on Homeland Security Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following hearings for next week which will be streamed live here. Tuesday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. ...

July 10, 2015

Committee to Markup Ten Bills on Border, ...

** The markup will be streamed live here ** Thursday, June 25 at 10:00 a.m. ET Markup Committee on Homeland Security Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, Chairman 311 Cannon House Office ...

June 24, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing on DHS's Outer Ring of ...

** The hearing will be streamed live here ** Tuesday, June 2 at 10:00 a.m. ET The Outer Ring of Border Security: DHS’s International Security Programs Subcommittee on Border and Maritime ...

June 1, 2015

House Committee on Homeland Security Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following hearings for next week which will be streamed live here. Tuesday, June 2 at 10:00 a.m. ...

May 29, 2015

Homeland Security Freshmen Announce Initiative to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the freshmen Republican members of the Committee on Homeland Security, chaired by U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, announced an initiative to help curb ...

March 27, 2015