Tag Archives: U.S. Department of Defense

Congress Reacts to President Obama’s Gun Control Proposals; TSA to Reject Noncompliant Driver’s Licenses Beginning in 2018

Legislative Activity Congress Reacts to President Obama’s Gun Control Proposals Shortly before departing Washington for the holidays, President Obama pledged a focus on gun safety in 2016, suggesting he may even act through his own Executive authority.  Last week, the White House unveiled a series of such gun control plans aimed at tightening existing laws.  … Continue Reading

NIST to Hold Final Workshop on Cybersecurity Framework; DHS to Release NIPP; NSA Director Alexander to Retire

Legislative Activity This Week’s Hearings: Wednesday, November 13: The House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing at 10:00 am titled “Cyber Side-Effects: How Secure is the Personal Information Entered into the Flawed Healthcare.gov?” Thursday, November 14: At 10:00 am, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will hold a hearing regarding threats to … Continue Reading