senate

Senate Advances ‘Clean’ Bill to Extend DHS Funding

The Senate voted 98-2 Wednesday to advance an appropriations bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security in 2015, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. Sean Sullivan ...
cybersecurity

DHS, ORNL License Cyber Tool to R&K Cyber Solutions for Commercial Use

The Department of Homeland Security and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory have licensed a government-developed malware forensics detection and software assurance package for private-sector ...
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 ...
US department of homeland security

Ginette Magana: DHS Aims to Save Money, Space with Modified HQ Consolidation Plan

The General Services Administration and the Department of Homeland Security have updated space standards and workplace strategies for a new DHS complex being constructed in Washington, ...
cybersecurity

Obama’s Cybersecurity Order Calls for Threat Sharing Hubs in Private Sector

President Barack Obama outlined his vision to increase public-private cybersecurity data exchange at a Stanford University-hosted summit held Friday and attended by industry executives, ...
US department of homeland security

Obama Names Kathryn Brinsfield DHS Health Affairs Asst. Secretary, Chief Medical Officer

President Barack Obama has promoted Kathryn Brinsfield, associate chief medical officer and director for workforce health and medical support at the Department of Homeland Security, ...
John Streufert

Report: DHS Cybersecurity Office to Reorganize as John Streufert Plans Departure

John Streufert John Streufert, director of federal network resilience at the Department of Homeland Security, will be leaving government after 25 years of public service, Federal News ...
Office

Kamara Jones: GSA Changes Plan for DHS’ St. Elizabeths Space Utilization

The General Services Administration has proposed to scale down workspace allocation for the Department of Homeland Security‘s future headquarters at St. Elizabeths complex in ...
Jeh Johnson

CNN: Jeh Johnson Warns Against DHS Workforce Furlough if Congress Blocks Funds

Jeh Johnson Jeh Johnson, secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, said the department could furlough an estimated 30,000 employees if Republican lawmakers continue plans to ...
US department of homeland security

Obama Administration Asks Congress for $3.7B DHS Budget Increase

The White House has released an annual budget proposal that asks Congress to increase the Department of Homeland Security‘s fiscal 2016 budget by $3.7 billion, Federal Times reported ...