Joseph Rixey

Joseph Rixey: DSCA Starts Reorg Effort Amid Pressure on Counterterrorism Fight

Joseph Rixey The Defense Security Cooperation Agency plans to reorganize its bureaucracy in order to keep pace with other arms-producing countries , Defense News reported Monday. Joe ...
Jeh Johnson

Homeland Security Funding Set to Expire Friday; Jeh Johnson Comments

Jeh Johnson Lawmakers are facing a tight schedule to pass a $40 billion funding for the Department of Homeland Security in order to prevent a partial agency shutdown, USA Today reported ...
Gen. Martin Dempsey

Martin Dempsey: Global Security Environment ‘More Dangerous’ as Sequester Looms

Gen. Martin Dempsey Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, believes that sequestration will adversely affect U.S. national security efforts and its readiness ...
Michael Vickers

Michael Vickers: DoD Seeks Defense Intell System Transformation to Confront New Threats

Michael Vickers The U.S. Defense Department aims to transform its enterprise intelligence system to keep pace with the changing technology landscape and emerging national security threats, ...
Gen. Martin Dempsey

Gen. Martin Dempsey: US Still Lacking in Cyber-Risk Safeguards

Gen. Martin Dempsey Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, thinks U.S. government, military and private organizations have not done enough to prevent cyber ...
network

NCAFP: Power Struggle on Internet Affecting Sovereignty

A recent National Committee on American Foreign Policy report states that some modern societies are leveraging the Internet as a tool to influence or assert their power and interests ...
WhiteHouse

Avril Haines Named White House Deputy Nat’l Security Adviser

CIA Deputy Director Avril Haines will succeed Antony Blinken as deputy national security adviser to President Barack Obama after Blinken’s Senate confirmation as deputy secretary ...
Rajiv Shah

Rajiv Shah to Step Down as USAID Administrator in Mid-February

Rajiv Shah Rajiv Shah plans to leave the U.S. Agency for International Development in mid-February 2015 after five years of service as administrator. In an article published Wednesday ...
website

Commerce Dept Launches API for Searchable Consolidated Screening List

The Commerce Department has unveiled an application programming interface for the Consolidated Screening List to help U.S. companies easily locate and share information from the database ...
James-Winnefeld-Jr.

Adm. James Winnefeld: Defense Budget Challenges Upend US’ National Security Strategy

Navy Adm. James Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Saturday the uncertainty caused by sequestration has put national security out of balance, the Army News ...