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Mike Rogers: US Could Arm Allies to Contain Russia

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has suggested the U.S. provide countries that could be embroiled in the Crimean crisis with tools to defend themselves against Russian’s expansion efforts. The House Intelligence Committee chairman told NBC’s “Meet the Press” he believes that economic sanctions alone will not send a tough enough message …

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Saxby Chambliss: New Cyber Sharing Bill Could Come Soon

Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) has said he could introduce a cybersecurity bill soon that will mandate companies and the government to share cyber attack data, The Hill reported Tuesday. Brendan Sasso writes Chambliss and Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) have been working with Reps. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) and …

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Report: US State Dept Shuts 19 Diplomatic Missions for a Week

The State Department has closed 19 U.S. consulates and embassies for a week after a National Security Agency surveillance program identified a possible al Qaeda-planned attack during the Eid’l Fitr celebration, Reuters reported Monday. Tabassum Zakaria writes a list of regions and areas where diplomatic operations have been suspended from …

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Mike Rogers Wants To Bring Back Cyber Sharing Bill

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) wants to re-introduce cybersecurity legislation as soon as this week that originally passed through the House last spring, he told CBS News Sunday. Rogers told “Face the Nation” he and Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.) Rogers plan to re-introduce the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and …

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Profile: Mike Rogers, House Intelligence Committee Chairman

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) is chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, the House’s primary panel responsible for authorizing the funding for and overseeing the execution of the U.S. government’s intelligence activities. He assumed the chairmanship in 2011 and was elected to the House in 2000. Rogers and Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.), …

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Lawmakers Working to Amend Cyber Intel Sharing Act

Reps. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) and Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.) have submitted proposals to amend a bill addressing the sharing of cyber intelligence, Fierce Government IT reports. The House Intelligence Committee approved the original draft on Dec. 1. Key amendments include restrictions on the government’s capacity to apply cybersecurity intelligence for other …

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