NEWS & ANALYSIS

Senate Agrees on Terms of Domestic Surveillance Legislation

Bill to include immunity for telecoms participating in warrantless wiretaps and a review of the law after six years.

DHS Criticized for Overuse of Contractors

GAO says overreliance on contractors to handle certain functions is unwise because it could allow contractors to inappropriately influence government decisions.

Congress Takes Another Look at Sanctuary Cities

The Senate has defeated a proposed bill amendment that would withhold funds from sanctuary cities.

The Jihadist's Cookbook

How much does al Qaeda really know about making biological and chemical weapons?

White House Makes Case Against House FISA Bill

The White House has put out a fact sheet laying out point by point why it opposes the House bill on FISA restrictions.

Space-based Solar Power Could Aid Security

A report released this month by the National Security Space Office finds that using space-based solar power is an opportunity for strategic security.

France Eyes CCTV

France to triple the number of CCTV cameras by 2009.

New Plan for Intelligence Coordination Released

The nation's head of intelligence sets out his 500 day plan to transform the nation's intelligence infrastructure and practices.

Sleeping on the Job

USA Today says the Nuclear Regulatory Commission must get better at its oversight of private security guards.

Increase in Illegal Weapons Exports

Weapons smuggled to China and Iran, says government.
 




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