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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

McCaul Introduces Cyber Legislation to Defend ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With vulnerable federal networks under constant attack and personal information of federal civilian employees being stolen, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael ...

July 30, 2015

House Passes Seven Homeland Security Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed seven bipartisan bills that enhance aviation, border, and transportation security at the Department of Homeland ...

July 28, 2015

Hearing with Newly-Confirmed TSA Administrator ...

** The hearing will be streamed live here ** Wednesday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. ET Aviation Security Challenges: Is TSA ready for the threats of today? Committee on Homeland Security Rep. ...

July 28, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing on Promoting Cybersecurity ...

** The hearing will be streamed live here ** Tuesday, July 28 at 2:00 p.m. ET Promoting and Incentivizing Cybersecurity Best Practices Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, ...

July 27, 2015

House Committee on Homeland Security Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following hearings for next week which will be streamed live here. Tuesday, July 28 at 2:00 p.m. ...

July 24, 2015

Subcommittee Markup on Aviation and ...

** The markup will be streamed live here ** Thursday, July 23 at 10:00 a.m. ET Markup: H.R. 3102, H.R. 3144, Committee Print Subcommittee on Transportation Security Rep. John Katko, R-N.Y., ...

July 22, 2015

Chairman McCaul to Deliver Speech at Heritage ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul to deliver a speech today at the Heritage Foundation at 10:30 a.m. ET entitled, “Terror Gone Viral: The Rise of ...

July 22, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul is in Tampa, Florida for meetings with military leaders at CENTCOM and SOCOM. Chairman McCaul will hold a ...

July 17, 2015

McCaul Statement Regarding the Attack on Military ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A gunman opened fired on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, leaving the gunman and four military personnel dead. U.S. House Committee on Homeland ...

July 16, 2015

Bipartisan Support in Congress to Counter Violent ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security unanimously passed by voice vote, H.R. 2899, the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Act of 2015, introduced by ...

July 16, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing Examining Federal Air ...

** The hearing will be streamed live here ** Thursday, July 16 at 10:00 a.m. ET Examining the Federal Air Marshal Service and Its Readiness to Meet the Evolving Threat Subcommittee on ...

July 15, 2015

International & Domestic Terrorism Hearing, CVE ...

** The events will be streamed live here ** Wednesday, July 15 at 10:00 a.m. ET The Rise of Radicalization:  Is the U.S. Government Failing to Counter International and Domestic ...

July 14, 2015

Subcommittee Hearings on Maritime Security & WMD ...

** The hearings will be streamed live here ** Tuesday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. ET Securing the Maritime Border: The Future of CBP Air and Marine Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Rep. ...

July 13, 2015

McCaul Statement on Resignation of OPM Director

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director Katherine Archuleta resigned today after a string of massive security breaches compromising personal records of ...

July 10, 2015

House Committee on Homeland Security Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following hearings for next week which will be streamed live here. Tuesday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. ...

July 10, 2015

McCaul Leads Government Efforts to Counter ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As violent extremist groups eagerly recruit followers inside the United States, and as recent tragic events dot the globe and also hit right here at home, House ...

July 9, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing on DHS’s Role in Climate ...

** The hearing will be streamed live here ** Wednesday, July 8 at 10:00 a.m. ET Examining DHS’s Misplaced Focus on Climate Change Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency Rep. ...

July 7, 2015

House Committee on Homeland Security Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security has announced the following hearing for next week which will be streamed live here. Wednesday, July 8 at 10:00 a.m. ...

July 2, 2015

Chairman McCaul Releases July ‘Terror Threat ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul released his July Terror Threat Snapshot today in a continuing effort to highlight the growing threat ...

July 2, 2015

Critical Infrastructure Protection Act (CIPA) ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today the Committee on Homeland Security passed the Critical Infrastructure Protection Act (CIPA), important legislation to protect Americans from an electromagnetic pulse (EMP), a ...

June 25, 2015