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October Terror Threat Snapshot

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released October’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a monthly assessment of the Committee’s continuing effort to ...

October 6, 2015

McCaul Statement on Secret Service Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today issued the following statement regarding the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General's (IG) report on ...

October 1, 2015

Committee Passes 15 More Commonsense Bills to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Homeland Security Committee today passed a series of bipartisan bills that will reform and improve key elements of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Since the ...

September 30, 2015

Committee Unveils Foreign Fighter Task Force's ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Homeland Security Committee’s bipartisan Foreign Fighter Task Force released its final report at a press conference today. The Task Force conducted an extensive, six month ...

September 29, 2015

Chairman McCaul Releases September ‘Terror ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new Terror Threat Snapshot for the month of September was released today by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul. The monthly assessment is the ...

September 28, 2015

McCaul Statement on Syrian Refugee Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Syria and the President’s plan to ...

September 22, 2015

Honor Those Who Perished at 9/11 by Confronting ...

On September 8, 2015, the House Homeland Security Committee held the first-ever Congressional hearing at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Commemorating the week of the 14th Anniversary of 9/11, the ...

September 22, 2015

Witnesses Announced for Ground Zero Field Hearing ...

Tuesday, September 8 at 9:00 a.m. ET Beyond Bin Laden's Caves and Couriers to A New Generation of Terrorists: Confronting the Challenges in a Post 9/11 World Committee on Homeland Security Rep. ...

September 14, 2015

Brooks to Hold Field Hearing on Mass Gathering ...

Tomorrow, the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications will hold a field hearing to examine the coordinated security efforts of federal, state and local entities for mass ...

September 14, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, June 10 at 10:00 a.m. Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications ...

September 14, 2015

Homeland Security Subcommittee to Mark-up ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee will hold the following subcommittee markup tomorrow. WEDNESDAY, January 15 at 2 p.m. Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure ...

September 14, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, February 4 at 10 a.m. Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security ...

September 14, 2015

Homeland Security Committee to Markup Legislation ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee will hold the following markup tomorrow. WEDNESDAY, February 5 at 10:00 a.m. House Homeland Security Committee Markup 311 ...

September 14, 2015

Hudson to Hold Hearing on TSA’s ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, the Subcommittee on Transportation Security will hold a hearing to examine TSA’s misclassification of criminal investigators within its Office of Inspection ...

September 11, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, May 20 at 10 a.m. Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Markup 311 Cannon House ...

September 10, 2015

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, ...

September 9, 2015

Week Ahead: September 7 – September 11

Tuesday, September 8 at 9:00 a.m. ET  (Media Requirement) Beyond Bin Laden's Caves and Couriers to A New Generation of Terrorists: Confronting the Challenges in a Post 9/11 World Homeland ...

September 7, 2015

McCaul: Swift Act of Justice Against ISIS’s Top ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Junaid Hussain, a British-born ISIS hacker and operative, was killed following a U.S. air strike in Syria, according to U.S. officials. Hussain was a leading cyber Jihadist and ...

September 3, 2015

McCaul Announces Field Hearing at Ground Zero in ...

Tuesday, September 8 at 9:00 a.m. ET Beyond Bin Laden's Caves and Couriers to A New Generation of Terrorists: Confronting the Challenges in a Post 9/11 World Committee on Homeland Security ...

August 20, 2015

McCaul Op-Ed: Enhancing Privacy in Cybersecurity ...

A silent war is being waged against America in cyber space, and we are losing ground to our adversaries. Cyber espionage is being conducted against our government and U.S. businesses; the ...

August 5, 2015

Chairman McCaul Releases August ‘Terror Threat ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new Terror Threat Snapshot for the month of August was released today by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul. The monthly assessment is the ...

August 4, 2015