Archive for March, 2011

Under Secretary Rand Beers and Deputy Under Secretary Philip Reitinger, National Protection and Programs Directorate, before the United States House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Homeland Security, "NPPD Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request – Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection"

National Protection and Programs Directorate Under Secretary Rand Beers and Deputy Under Secretary Philip Reitinger testified before the United States House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Homeland Security regarding the NPPD Fiscal Year 2…

Testimony of Mary Ellen Callahan, Chief FOIA Officer and Chief Privacy Officer, Privacy Office, Before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on "Why Isn’t The Department of Homeland Security Meeting The President’s Standard on FOIA?"

Testimony of Mary Ellen Callahan, Chief FOIA Officer and Chief Privacy Officer, Privacy Office, Before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on “Why Isn’t The Department of Homeland Security Meeting The…

Testimony of Ivan K. Fong, Office of the General Counsel, Before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on "Why Isn’t The Department of Homeland Security Meeting The President’s Standard on FOIA?"

Testimony of Ivan K. Fong, Office of the General Counsel, Before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on “Why Isn’t The Department of Homeland Security Meeting The President’s Standard on FOIA?”

Testimony of Donald Neufeld, on "H-1B Visas: Designing a Program to Meet the Needs of the U.S. Economy and U.S. Workers."

Testimony of Donald Neufeld, Associate Director, Service Center Operations Directorate, U.S. Citizenship And Immigration Services, Before the House Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement on “H-1B Visas: Designin…

Testimony of Donna Bucella, U.S. Customs and Border Protection on "Exploring Drug Gangs’ Ever Evolving Tactics to Penetrate the Border and the Federal Government’s Efforts to Stop Them."

Testimony of Donna Bucella, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Intelligence and Operations Coordination, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Disaster Recovery and I…

The nature of catastrophe, sakura, and the hope of hakanasa

Spring Evening by Hayami Gyoshu (1894-1935) Yamatane Museum, Tokyo The nature of any catastrophe is confirmed by how survivors respond and especially the meaning-made of their shared experience. Are we victims or heroes?  Are we innocent or culpable? …

Testimony of Rand Beers, Under Secretary, National Protection and Programs Directorate, Department of Homeland Security, Before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce ""H.R. 908, a bill to extend the authority of the Secretary of Homeland Security to maintain the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism

Testimony of Rand Beers, Under Secretary, National Protection and Programs Directorate, Department of Homeland Security, before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce “”H.R. 908, a bill to extend the authority of the Secretary of Homeland Security …

Under Secretary Tara O’Toole, Science and Technology Directorate, before the House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Homeland Security, “S&T Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request”

Under Secretary Tara O’Toole, Science and Technology Directorate, before the House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Homeland Security, “S&T Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request”

Secretary Napolitano Commends Announcement of Reward for Information Regarding Shootings of Two ICE Agents

Secretary Napolitano commended the announcement of a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of additional individuals responsible for the murder of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Secu…

Readout of Secretary Napolitano’s Remarks at the DHS Science Conference & 5th Annual University Network Summit

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today delivered remarks at the Department of Homeland Security’s Science Conference and 5th Annual University Network Summit—highlighting DHS’ continued collaboration with America’s science and en…