Nearly a year after she was nominated, Martha Johnson is the agency’s first permanent administrator since 2008.
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House members say Homeland Security should make a greater effort to gauge the public’s response to potential passenger screening technologies.
Department’s IG office urges better oversight to avoid wasteful spending.
Proposal supports buying large electro-optical satellites and more commercial data, but ignores a plan to purchase a small cluster of relatively cheap satellites.
Lawmakers say the Obama administration should not count on a presidential commission to bring down the deficit to 3 percent of GDP.
Many domestic federal agencies aren’t prepared for global responsibilities.
Some have been expected to work in areas not yet cleared by U.S. soldiers.
Pentagon and DHS reports highlight the need for better interagency cooperation.
Defense secretary tells Congress it would not save enough money to make it worthwhile.
Debate over the government's handling of the Christmas bombing plot has not been helpful to law enforcement efforts, says Dennis Blair.