Federal Lawmakers Try to Address Challenges Facing TSA Workforce – Bay News 9

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are looking to address many challenges facing the TSA workforce. Hearing on Capitol Hill addresses alleged TSA bullying, retaliation Spectrum News Watchdog investigation detailed the allegations at MCO Some support legislation to extend federal workplace protections  PREVIOUS STORIES: A hearing was held Tuesday following a Spectrum News 13 Watchdog investigation […]

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Approximately 200 DHS volunteers have deployed to the border, amid other personnel shifts – CNN International

The shift in resources includes the deployment of around 200 employees who have volunteered from throughout the department, according to administration officials. Additional federal employees have volunteered and the department is now going through the process of figuring out how to get them to the border, said an administration official. This is a small segment […]

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Businesses invited to Homeland Security Seminar June 5 at Ship Bottom Fire House – TAPinto.net

SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. – The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the US Department of Homeland Security in partnership with Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office and local law enforcement will host a highly valuable session to help local businesses and their employees contribute to the safety and […]

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Report: Kobach ready to be immigration czar if granted jet access, Homeland Security job – The Garden City Telegram

Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach expressed interest in serving as federal immigration czar for President Donald Trump if granted 24-hour service of a government jet, a West Wing office and walk-in access to the president, as well as the future nomination to become homeland security secretary. The 10-item request was submitted to the […]

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Federal Efforts to Secure Key Cities From Mass Terror Attack Found Faulty – Washington Free Beacon

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan / Getty Images BY: Adam Kredo Follow @Kredo0May 21, 2019 3:05 pm A federal investigation into a nationwide program to secure America’s top cities from a mass terror attack has found that the Department of Homeland Security has not adequately tracked local progress in detecting threats and cannot provide […]

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Trump expected to tap Ken Cuccinelli for top DHS role – Fox 4

Former Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli is expected to take a top job at the Department of Homeland Security to help steer the administration’s immigration policies, a senior administration official said. Cuccinelli is not expected to take on the role of “immigration czar,” a position President Donald Trump had considered establishing to improve coordination between […]

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Cuccinelli to join Trump administration at Homeland Security – CBS19 News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ken Cuccinelli, the former attorney general of Virginia, will be joining the Trump administration. A White House official confirms Cuccinelli will be taking a position at the Homeland Security Department, focusing on immigration. The person spoke on condition of anonymity ahead of an official announcement. The Associated Press first reported last month […]

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