09/02/2009 - The United States government announced a bilateral agreement with Mexico today that will create a public security communications network to bolster border security between the two countries.
08/06/2009 - John Brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism, says the administration is aggressively pursuing terrorists with an emphasis on diplomacy and civil liberties that eluded its predecessor.
08/04/2009 - Whistleblowers and their advocates are optimistic that the Obama administration will more vigorously protect other government employees that divulge government misconduct in the public interest, reports ABC News.
07/15/2009 - The bill could ease the burden of 2005’s REAL ID Act and allow residents of non-compliant states to board commercial flights after Jan. 1. Critics say it would eviscerate post 9-11 identity fraud protections.
07/15/2009 - Homeland Security chief Janet Napolitano has formed a bipartisan task force to review the color-coded terror alert system instituted after 9-11 to communicate the threat of terrorism to the United States.