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McCaul Statement on the Death of Fidel Castro

WASHINGTON D.C. — House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today issued the following statement regarding the death of Fidel Castro: Chairman McCaul: "Fidel Castro's tyrannical ...

November 26, 2016

McCaul Warns DHS on “Burrowing” Political ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) sent a letter to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson today calling on him to enforce ...

November 23, 2016

McCaul on the Department of Homeland Security ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on the heels of a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General report ...

November 22, 2016

Chairman McCaul Releases November Terror Threat ...

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

November 14, 2016

One Year After the Paris Attacks, Congress ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – One year after the coordinated ISIS attacks across Paris, we remember those lost on that tragic day and look to better protect America from the threat. The House has passed ...

November 14, 2016

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

McCaul Statement on Russian Government Attempts ...

Washington, D.C. - House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to the announcement by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence ...

October 7, 2016

Congress Continues to Act to Address the Threat ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In light of recent terror attacks in New York, New Jersey, and Minneapolis, it’s important to take stock of the hard work the House of Representatives has done and continues to ...

October 7, 2016

Committee Releases New Report: Cash to Chaos: ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Despite international efforts to roll back ISIS' gains in Iraq and Syria and choke off revenue sources, the terror group continues to excel at fundraising, according to a new ...

October 6, 2016

Chairman McCaul Releases October Terror Threat ...

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

October 4, 2016

McCaul on Administration Secretly Lifting ...

WASHINGTON D.C.– Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement in regards to new information that the Obama Administration secretly lifted sanctions on certain Iranian ...

September 30, 2016

House Passes Six Committee Bills to Protect the ...

WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed six bills to improve various Department of Homeland Security (DHS) efforts to keep us safe. These bipartisan bills seek to provide ...

September 27, 2016

Committee Releases Updated Encryption Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Michael McCaul today released an update to the committee’s report on encryption and its impact on law enforcement and ...

September 27, 2016

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 ...

September 22, 2016

Chairman McCaul Unveils Counterterrorism Strategy ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the heels of Islamist terror attacks in the homeland this past weekend, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today unveiled his counterterrorism ...

September 20, 2016

Chairman McCaul Releases September Terror Threat ...

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

September 1, 2016

McCaul Statement on Reported Death of ISIS’ ...

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today issued the following statement on the reported death of ISIS’ leading propagandist, Muhammad al-Adnani, as ...

August 30, 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

McCaul on the President's Release of GTMO ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement in response to the Obama Administration’s release of 15 detainees from the ...

August 16, 2016

McCaul Statement on U.S.-Cuba Agreement to Deploy ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After an over 50 year hiatus, regularly scheduled flights to Cuba are scheduled to begin at the end of this month. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced ...

August 10, 2016

Committee Releases DHS Overhead Waste Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS)—the nation’s third largest federal department—continues to struggle with challenges from its initial integration of twenty-two ...

August 2, 2016