The Administration’s proposed budget cuts to several agencies threaten progress and would make the country less safe.
When it comes to aviation security and cargo screening, until technology is as reliable and effective as a canine’s nose, we need more trained dogs.
The congressional hearing on the “Future of FEMA” praised the agency and noted priorities for emergency management and response going forward.
With new leadership taking over DHS, there are areas for renewed private sector leadership and action in the homeland security arena.
Economic analyses provide critical information for informing DHS budget decisions.
There are more than 30 million actors outside of the Department of Homeland Security who will be critical to the success of incoming DHS Secretary Gen. John Kelly.
By Beverly Ausmus Ramsey, PhD
Despite the importance of its mission, the Department of Energy is not well known to the homeland security community. As we enter the next administration, it is worth considering the scope, value and complexity of DOE’s missions to homeland and national security.
The changes at TSA over the last year have dramatically improved the agency’s operations and culture. So what’s really going on at TSA that the incoming Trump administration team ought to notice (and not muck up)? This is the part where they need to pay close attention.
Consolidating Precheck, Global Entry, NEXUS, SENTRI, and FAST management has many benefits.