Issue / National Security

House Appropriations OKs FY19 Homeland Bill

July 27, 2018 The House Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year 2018 Homeland Security appropriations bill this week, the...

House Panel Releases Final FY19 Appropriations Bill, Homeland Security

July 19, 2018 Earlier today, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security approved a draft appropriations bill for...

Infrastructure Week: Four Themes from the East Coast Kickoff Event

May 18, 2018 The sixth annual Infrastructure Week kicked off in cities across the U.S. on May 14. This year’s lineup featured 110...

Subcommittee Hearing Addresses Challenges for U.S. Maritime Transportation

April 25, 2018 Port congestion, federal funding, and national security were on the agenda at the Senate Subcommittee on Surface...

Senate Commerce Discusses Emerging Threats to Surface Transportation

January 31, 2018 As a response to the rise in international terrorist attacks involving multiple surface transportation modes, a...

House Hearing Looks at Surface Transportation Security Technology

February 2, 2018 On January 30, the House Homeland Security Committee’s Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications and...

Capitol Hill Events – Week of January 29, 2018

Tuesday, January 30 - House Transportation and Infrastructure - Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation - subcommittee...

Capitol Hill Events – Week of January 22, 2018

(The House of Representatives is not in session this week, so no hearings. And if there is a government shutdown, that may interfere...

House Subcommittee Looks at Jones Act Fleet Issues

January 19, 2018 “Why do U.S. officials want to get rid of the Jones Act?” Chairman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) of the House...

House Panel Approves FY18 TSA, Coast Guard Funding

July 20, 2017 The House Appropriations Committee on July 18 approved a draft bill funding the Department of Homeland Security for...

House to Consider $789B “Security Minibus” Spending Bill

July 19, 2017 After trying (and failing) to convince at least 218 of their members to support a $1.228 trillion omnibus...

Capitol Hill Events – Week of March 20, 2017

Tuesday, March 21 - House Transportation and Infrastructure - Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials -...

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