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Homeland Security

July 29, 2014

The Hill: House passes bill to help prevent attacks on infrastructure

“The House on Monday passed a bill to direct the Department of Homeland Security to develop a strategy for protecting the nation’s infrastructure from a terrorist a…
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July 28, 2014

Governor Cuomo Announces Federal Approval of More Than $292 Million Homeland Security Grants

Albany, N.Y. – Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $292 million in grant funding to support critical infrastructure protection, anti-terrorism programs…
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July 8, 2014

Congresswoman Clarke Protects Our Chemical Facilities From Attack

Brooklyn, N.Y. – Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke spoke today the floor of the House of Representatives in support of H.R. 4007, the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Pr…
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July 3, 2014

Will an Obscure Pentagon Small Business Program Live On?

“Deep in the bowels of the Pentagon is a 25-year-old research project designed to test a new way of encouraging large contractors to pass along some of their work to small bus…
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June 27, 2014

Morning Cybersecurity

“A former Hill aide writes in: ‘You would think that FISMA and FITARA could easily get to the President’s desk, and certainly NCCIC authorization needs to happen, bu…
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May 23, 2014

US lawmakers praise hacking charges against Chinese military

“U.S. Department of Justice computer hacking charges against five suspected members of the Chinese army should send a message that the U.S. government is fed up with state…
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