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Jeh Johnson: DHS to Open Silicon Valley Office

The Department of Homeland Security plans to open a cybersecurity office in Silicon Valley as part of its push to tap into the region’s technology talent pool and build up DHS’ cyber programs, CNET reported Tuesday. Max Taves writes that DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson made the announcement at this week’s RSA Conference as the department increases its focus on cybersecurity amid …

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

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 block DHS funding in response to the administration’s immigration policy in an interview with CNN aired Sunday. Johnson told Dana Bash on CNN’s “State of the Union” that he has met with …

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DHS Sec. Jeh Johnson Asks Congress Not to Defund Immigration Reform

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has called on Congress to approve full-year funding for his department, Reuters reported Thursday. Doina Chiacu writes Johnson made the statement after Republican lawmakers introduced an amendment to a homeland security appropriations bill that would block President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration. “In these …

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Jeh Johnson: DHS, Army to Increase Cooperation to Combat Evolving Threats

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has called for closer cooperation between his department and the U.S. Army to counter threats and address public concerns through fact-based dialogue and messaging, DoD News reported Tuesday. Jim Garamone writes Johnson noted the need to align efforts, particularly in counterterrorism, as threats evolve and terrorists utilize technology to recruit fighters and …

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Jeh Johnson Visits Ingalls Shipyard; Brian Cuccias Comments

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson toured the U.S. Coast Guard‘s National Security Cutter Hamilton during his visit to the Huntington Ingalls shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss. last week. The company’s NSC production line has already rolled out three ships as Hamilton and two other vessels are intended to be delivered to the Coast …

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Jeh Johnson to Discuss Deportation Rules with Immigration Groups

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson will discuss the Obama administration’s new set of deportation policies with immigration advocacy groups on Tuesday, Politico reported Friday. Seung Min Kim writes the meeting is intended to focus on domestic and border enforcement issues. Several advocacy organizations have asked the Obama administration to end what …

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