FEMA is only permitted to pay for repairs, but in some cases, starting over from scratch could be a better investment.
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Department’s first chief privacy officer says her primary responsibility is protecting Americans’ freedom.
Container-scanning contract being awarded on a no-bid basis should be receiving more attention, former Homeland Security IG says.
House committee's port security bill would require TSA to begin issuing cards by June 2007.
Acting director says agency will have a permanent leader, and close to 95 percent staffing level, by June.
Cost to complete the financial integration project will be in the $150 million to $200 million range, official tells lawmakers.
Committee is looking at three Defense authorization bills to ensure Cunningham didn’t exercise improper influence.
House members question the security and workforce implications of a plan to reduce the fleet to as few as 40 boats.
ICE puts only 15 percent of resources toward cases with security or terrorism connections, GAO says in report disputed by the agency.
Previous attempts at reform, lawmakers say, have not stemmed rising costs and schedule delays.