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McCaul Statement on Selection of Kirstjen Nielsen ...

Washington, D.C. – President Donald Trump today announced his intent to nominate Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). House Homeland Security Committee ...

10.11.17

Committee Passes Chairman McCaul's Border ...

Washington, D.C. - Today the House Homeland Security Committee passed H.R. 3548, the Border Security For America Act, by a vote of 18-12. Introduced by Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), and with ...

10.04.17

Committee to Mark Up Border Security for America ...

Washington, D.C. - Securing our borders is first and foremost a national security issue. Today, Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) announced the House Homeland Security Committee will mark up the ...

09.28.17

McCaul Statement on the Make America Secure and ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today released the following statement on the House passage of H.R. ­­3354, the Make America Secure and Prosperous ...

09.14.17

House Passes 9 Counterterrorism Bills to Protect ...

Washington, D.C. – One of the main lessons learned post-9/11 is the need for a more robust information sharing capacity among federal, state, and local authorities. While we have taken steps to ...

09.12.17

McCaul Releases September Terror Threat Snapshot

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

09.08.17

McCaul Commends President Trump’s Afghanistan ...

Washington D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), and a senior Member on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement commending President Trump’s ...

08.21.17

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 ...

08.16.17

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 ...

08.16.17

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 ...

08.02.17

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 ...

07.29.17

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 ...

07.28.17

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 ...

07.20.17

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. ...

06.27.17

Trip Report: McCaul Leads Bipartisan Delegation ...

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) ...

06.08.17

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 ...

06.07.17

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 ...

05.25.17

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 ...

05.24.17

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 ...

05.23.17

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: ...

05.17.17

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 ...

05.12.17