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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 ...

01.17.17

House Passes Homeland Security Legislation to ...

Washington, D.C. – Last night, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5859, The Community Counterterrorism Preparedness Act, introduced by Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul ...

09.22.16

Senate Democrats Must Act on Zika Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications Subcommittee Chairman Dan Donovan (R-NY) issued the ...

07.13.16

FEMA Struggles to Meet Information Technology ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) critical mission to prepare for and respond to emergencies depends on vital information technology systems. A new ...

05.07.16

Subcommittee Markup of PREPARE Act

Thursday, September 10 at 10:00 a.m. ET Markup of Committee Print: Promoting Resilience and Efficiency in Preparing for Attacks and Responding to Emergencies Act Emergency Preparedness, ...

09.09.15

Committee to Markup Eleven Homeland Security Bills

** The markup will be streamed live here ** Wednesday, May 20 at 11:00 a.m. ET Markup Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) 311 Cannon House Office ...

05.19.15

Week Ahead: Committee Schedule for May 18 – May ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following events for next week which will be streamed live here.   Tuesday, May 19 at 10:00 ...

05.15.15

Homeland Security Subcommittee to Markup First ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications will hold a markup to consider the following ...

05.13.15

Week Ahead: Committee Schedule for May 11 – May ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following event for next week which will be streamed live here.  Wednesday, May ...

05.08.15

House Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Improve ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed H.R. 361, H.R. 623 and H.R. 615 – legislation to enhance medical preparedness, improve interoperable ...

02.03.15

Duncan to Hold Clemson Field Hearing on Emergency ...

Media Contacts: Allen Klump (Duncan); April Ward (Committee) WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-South Carolina, chairman of the Committee on Homeland ...

11.20.14

Brooks to Hold Hearing on Interoperable ...

Today, the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications will hold the following hearing on interoperable communications.   TUESDAY, November 18 at 10:00 ...

11.18.14

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following hearings for next week:   TUESDAY, November 18 at 10:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and ...

11.14.14

House Passes Homeland Security Legislation on ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed H.R. 4007, H.R. 4263, H.R. 4289 and H.R. 3488 - bipartisan legislation to enhance the security of chemical ...

07.08.14

McCaul to Hold Hearing on First Responders and ...

Tomorrow, the Homeland Security Committee will hold the following hearing to discuss the role of first responders in emergency management, to review lessons learned from past terror attacks, and to ...

06.17.14

Subcommittee to Markup Emergency Preparedness ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications will hold a markup of H.R. 3283, the “Integrated Public Alert and Warning ...

03.26.14

Week Ahead for the House Homeland Security ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, March 25 at 10 a.m. Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, ...

03.21.14

Week Ahead: Committee Schedule June 3- June 7, ...

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following hearing for next week. TUESDAY, June 4 at 10:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, ...

05.31.13

King Statement on Appointments to New Public ...

Panel Will Oversee Establishment of Network on “D Block” Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, an early advocate for ...

08.22.12

A Look Ahead: House Committee on Homeland ...

A Look Ahead:  House Committee on Homeland Security Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, announced the following upcoming ...

03.23.12

Newsday: First responders network nears approval

Newsday -- by Tom Brune WASHINGTON -- After years of delay, the creation of a national broadband network that would allow first responders to easily communicate with each other is on the verge of ...

02.17.12