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Key Homeland Security Bills Pass House Floor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed three key Homeland Security Committee bills. Rep. John Katko (R-NY) introduced two bills, H.R. 3584, the Transportation Security ...

February 23, 2016

Chairman McCaul Statement on President’s Plan ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released the following statement in reaction to the President’s submission of a plan to Congress on closing down ...

February 23, 2016

McCaul, Miller on Further Travel Restrictions for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Rep. Candice Miller (R-MI) today released the following statements on the Administration’s announcement ...

February 18, 2016

Chairman McCaul Announces New Subcommittee ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today announces new Subcommittee leadership. Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ) tapped for Chairman of the Border and Maritime ...

February 16, 2016

Chairman McCaul Statement on President’s Fiscal ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released the following statement on the President’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget request. This budget ignores the ...

February 9, 2016

McCaul Releases February Terror Threat Snapshot

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

February 8, 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

Ensuring DHS is prepared to fight cyberattacks

Bloomberg Government regularly publishes insights, opinion and best practices from our community of senior leaders and decision-makers. This column is written by Congressman Michael ...

January 27, 2016

McCaul, Miller Statement on Administration’s ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Rep. Candice Miller (R-MI), author of the Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act ...

January 21, 2016

Chairman McCaul Statement on Senate Consideration ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul released the following statement in response to Senate plans to take up the American Security Against Foreign Enemies ...

January 19, 2016

Chairman McCaul Statement on Implementation of ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released the following statement on the implementation of the Iran deal. "I have said from the start that the ...

January 17, 2016

Chairman McCaul Statement on GITMO Transfer to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released the following statement on the Obama administration’s transfer of ten Guantanamo Bay (GITMO) detainees ...

January 14, 2016

McCaul Statement on State of the Union

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In reaction to President Obama’s final State of the Union address, Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul released the following statement. “The ...

January 12, 2016

McCaul Prebuttal to State of the Union

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released the following prebuttal to President Obama’s State of the Union address: “President Obama came ...

January 12, 2016

Chairman McCaul Releases January ‘Terror Threat ...

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

January 11, 2016

McCaul Statement on Iraqi Refugee Arrests on ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul released the following statement in response to the arrest of two Iraqi refugees in the United States on terror-related ...

January 8, 2016

How to unite privacy and security — before the ...

Sunday, December 27, 2015 By Michael McCaul and Mark Warner Michael McCaul, a Republican from Texas, is chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee. Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, ...

December 27, 2015

Congressional Leaders to Administration: Don't ...

Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA), House ...

December 24, 2015

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

Landmark Cybersecurity Legislation Included in ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Every day, our government and businesses are under attack. Countries such as China, Russia, Iran, and North Korea carry out cyber-attacks while cyber thieves steal the ...

December 18, 2015

Omnibus Strengthens Defenses Against Homeland ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  In his State of Homeland Security Address last week, Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul said, “the state of our homeland is increasingly not secure.” He ...

December 18, 2015