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State control of troops essential, state Guard leaders say

Bush administration tried -- and failed -- to federalize National Guard units deployed to Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina last year.

Border security initiative means more work for DHS

Department to assume responsibility for additional detainees, enforcement.

TSA plan to charge port workers for ID cards draws fire

Plan to gather as much as $118 million from workers may be challenged in public hearings.

Lawmakers deny DHS extra funding for personnel system

Unions ask Congress to strip funding completely in an effort to halt human resources overhaul.

Pentagon to track sexual assault responses

Victims will have option of keeping information confidential, and system will not track medical information.

Lawmaker changes position on merger of DHS agencies

Department official says overhaul could create six months to a year of "disruption, mission confusion and organizational churn.”

Former NSA officer alleges illegal activities under Hayden

Hints charges may involve use of space-based satellites and systems to spy on U.S. citizens.

Military bill to help vets move to civilian jobs

Under measure, Labor Department would identify at least 10 military jobs that could translate to civilian sector.

Defense agency unsure when clearance processing will resume

As applications remain stalled, the need for already-cleared workers swells.

Bipartisan bill would boost rank of FEMA chief

Measure introduced Thursday also would give the agency a new name and direct access to White House during catastrophes.