Since 2003, the department has allocated more than $2.1 billion to states for communications equipment and training.
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Estimated cost of project to electronically store forms is $190 million over eight years.
Industry groups and immigrant advocates are supporting Senate proposal over requirements in House border security bill.
Senator says he will use nomination to raise questions about legality of domestic surveillance program.
Privacy groups urge lawmakers to ask Michael Hayden tough questions.
Emergency response officials in Georgia say they were kept out of loop for preparedness exercises to be undertaken this month.
Committee overturns Pentagon plans for TRICARE fee hike, but unlike House, sticks to 2.2 percent pay raise requested by Bush.
Conflict represents worst breach in civilian-military relations in decades.
Porter Goss’ tenure marked by conflict with career employees and controversy over leaks of classified information.
Committee’s version of defense authorization bill also includes a 2.7 percent across-the-board pay raise for the military.