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Wed, 2016-12-21 10:15 AM
By Michele Waslin, American Immigration Council
Wed, 2016-12-14 08:05 AM

Gillibrand

Dec. 10, 2016 U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, and U.S. Representative Elise Stefanik today announced legislation that would enable the pre-clearance program that more easily...
Thu, 2016-12-08 06:30 PM
WASHINGTON Dec. 2, 2016 According to recent media reports in Dakar, Senegal, a French National who was apprehended for acts of armed robbery and wanted by Interpol, was intercepted and detected...
Wed, 2016-11-30 08:02 AM

Stein

WASHINGTON Nov. 29, 2016 The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) today issued its Priorities for the 2017 Presidential Transition, a blueprint for true immigration reform in the next...
Tue, 2016-11-22 07:39 AM

Stein

WASHINGTON Nov. 21, 2016 President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to restore public interest to immigration policy. His initial appointments – including naming Sen. Jeff Sessions to be attorney general...
Thu, 2016-11-10 01:15 AM

Trump

By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsDonald Trump’s victory in Tuesday’s Presidential election came to some as a surprise, and in the hours after the Republican businessman defeated...
Wed, 2016-11-09 09:14 AM

Walach

FALFURRIAS, TX Nov. 8, 2016 U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Falfurrias Checkpoint had a busy weekend rescuing undocumented immigrants from locked trunks and even toolboxes.Sixteen...
Tue, 2016-11-08 11:11 AM

Veneziano

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Food importers have precious little time to design, test and implement a Foreign Supplier Verification Plan, warned the FDA's former Director of Import...
Wed, 2016-11-02 02:19 AM

Rall

BLUE BELL, PA Oct. 18, 2016 Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced it was awarded a contract by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), part of the Department of Homeland Security, to...
Wed, 2016-10-26 05:54 AM
LONDON Oct. 21, 2016 Speaking on Wednesday night at an event at London's historic Guildhall, IFSEC brand director Gerry Dunphy outlined the vision for the new 'show within a show' which will meet the...
Wed, 2016-10-26 02:18 AM

Shapiro

ARLINGTON, VA Oct. 18, 2016 Today, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM joined FWD.us in submitting comments to the Department of Homeland Security’s proposed International Entrepreneur Rule,...
Fri, 2016-10-21 01:30 AM

Reardon

RESTON, VA Oct. 20, 2016 Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology solutions company, was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border...

Commentary and Opinions

National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) President and CEO Dan Berger renewed the association’s push for national data security and breach notification standards for retailers amid news of a possible data breach at Chick-fil-A chain restaurants.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
The head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization today questioned the wisdom of the White House putting “politics above national security” if it carries through with its plan to give amnesty to as many as 5 million illegal immigrants through an executive order.
 

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Lehi, UT, January 5 - Converus, Utah technology start-up, says its new lie detection technology called "EyeDetect" is what the U.S. government needs to screen Syrian...

Westford, MA, December 10 – Tyco Security Products introduces the new Illustra Pro 2 megapixel 30x PTZ camera, offering a powerful 30x optical z...

San Diego – CohuHD Costar is proud to introduce the first in the RISE series of high-performance video cameras - the RISE 4260HD PTZ camera.  Designed and built using the l...

HySecurity’s HydraWedge SM50 and StrongArm M30 made a huge splash among the 30,000 ASIS security show attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center in September. ...

Greenville, RI and Uden, The Netherlands, October 27 - Videology announces a new CCD based camera board with 960 horizontal pixels, model 2XK17X.  Alrea...

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