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DHS FY 2016 Appropriations Continues Debate Over Immigration and U.S. Secret Service Challenges; U.S. Department of Homeland Security Releases Six Month Border Update

Legislative Activity DHS FY 2016 Appropriations Continues Debate Over Immigration and U.S. Secret Service Challenges FY 2016 funding for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) could restart debate on Capitol Hill regarding the President’s executive actions on immigration, the very same fight that almost derailed FY 2015 funding for the agency earlier this year. While … Continue Reading

Next Steps Uncertain for Terrorism Risk Insurance Bill; House and Senate Announce Border Proposals; GAO Releases Report on Laboratory Security

Legislative Activity Next Steps Uncertain for Terrorism Risk Insurance Bill On July 17, the Senate passed the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (S. 2244) by a bipartisan margin of 93-4. This bill, introduced by Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), would extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) to December 31, 2021; TRIA is currently set … Continue Reading
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