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Week Ahead: Committee Schedule June 10-14, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following hearings for next week. WEDNESDAY, June 12 at 10:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and ...

06.07.13

Brooks to Examine Use of Social Media & New ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications will conduct the following hearing tomorrow. TUESDAY, June 4 at 10:00 a.m. Subcommittee ...

06.03.13

House Passes Homeland Security Legislation to ...

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed important legislation to strengthen homeland security by improving funding for disaster preparedness, better securing our borders, ...

11.28.12

New York Times: Cuomo, in Aid Appeal, Cites Broad ...

New York Times -- by Thomas Kaplan and Raymond Hernandez Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, making a case for tens of billions of dollars in federal aid, declared on Monday that Hurricane Sandy had been ...

11.27.12

WSJ: Storm's Toll Compared to Katrina's

WSJ -- by Andrew Grossman Life was returning to normal in large parts of the region hit by Sandy, but officials on Monday were focusing on another problem: getting Congress to pass a funding package ...

11.13.12

Newsday: Lawmakers want feds to oversee power ...

Newsday -- by Robert Brodsky As more than 100,000 Long Islanders approached the end of their second full week without electricity, a contingent of angry and frustrated local and federal lawmakers ...

11.10.12

Chairman King Calls on Obama Administration to ...

Chairman King Calls on Obama Administration to Provide  Comprehensive Power-Restoration Plan which LIPA Must Follow  King:  Long Island Power Authority’s “power ...

11.09.12

WSJ: Politicians To Push For More Sandy Aid

WSJ -- by Andrew Grossman Northeastern lawmakers are preparing to push Congress to approve extra spending to pay for repairing the damage wrought by Sandy, setting up a potential sideshow fight over ...

11.09.12

Newsday: Officials urge FEMA, LIPA to boost ...

Newsday -- by Keith Herbert It was a question uppermost in everyone's mind Tuesday, and Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano posed it first. "What's the power ...

11.06.12

Newsday: As LI outages persist, anxiety rises

Newsday -- By Emily Ngo Hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders -- and others throughout the metropolitan area -- without electricity, heat and hot water face new challenges from winterlike ...

11.05.12

Congressman King Joins with County Executive ...

Demands More Generators for Long Island Gas Stations from FEMA and “More Cooperation and Less Arrogance” from LIPA Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Peter T. King (R-NY), Chairman of ...

11.04.12

Long Island Press: Napolitano Tours Sandy-ravaged ...

Long Island Press -- By Timothy Bolger Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano toured parts of Long Island ravaged by Superstorm Sandy to get a first-hand glimpse of South Shore homes left ...

11.04.12

Media Advisory: Secretary Napolitano to Join ...

 Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Peter T. King, Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, will be joined by Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano in visiting Long ...

11.03.12

Wall Street Journal: A Grim Fear Engulfs Areas ...

Wall Street Journal -- By PERVAIZ SHALLWANI And ANDREW GROSSMAN With floodlights, police patrols and power outlets, authorities in and around New York sought to deter looters and calm nerves in ...

11.02.12

Associated Press: Officials tour LI seaside ...

 By Associated Press Pat McAllister wept openly in the arms of U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Friday as she described the horror of surviving rising floodwaters from Superstorm Sandy. The ...

11.02.12

Long Island Business News: Long Island ...

Long Island Business News -- By John Callegari Long Island’s five congressional representatives sent a letter today to House Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi asking ...

10.30.12

Homeland Security Subcommittees to Hold Joint ...

Washington, D.C. – The Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications, chaired by Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), and the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, ...

09.12.12

Lungren, Bilirakis Release Majority Staff Report ...

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Dan Lungren (R-CA), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies, and Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), Chairman ...

09.12.12

Homeland Security Emergency Preparedness, ...

Washington, D.C. – The Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications, chaired by Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), will hold a hearing entitled “Resilient ...

09.11.12

Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and ...

Washington, D.C. – The Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies, chaired by Rep. Dan Lungren (R-CA), will hold a hearing entitled ...

09.11.12

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 Committee events: Tuesday, September 11 Subcommittee Hearing: ...

09.07.12