Department of Homeland Security

  • Who Will Lead DHS?

    We don’t know yet who will be the Secretary of Homeland Security in the Obama Administration. But we are hearing some names on a short list. HSToday Editor David Silverberg gives us analysis during our…

  • Homeland Security: Inside & Out – March 15th, 2009

    The challenge of managing DHS, and the state of travel safety.

  • Tightening Up the US-Mexico Border

    Representatives of three agencies, including Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, announced new initiatives to improve security along the southwest border with Mexico. DHS, State, and Justice will implement the Federal News Radio National Security Correspondent…

  • Confirmation Hearing: Deputy DHS Secretary

    Jane Holl Lute is President Obama’s choice to take the job of Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security. Her confirmation hearing in the Senate Homeland Security Committee was last Thursday.

  • Department of Homeland Security

    John Ely Executive Director for Procurement, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

    May 18th and 20th

  • Department of Homeland Security

    Rick Gunderson Acting Chief Procurement Officer June 11, 2009

  • DHS seeks efficiency with automated watchlist

    The failed bombing attempts in New York City and aboard a U.S. flight to Detroit has sparked concern over Uncle Sam’s watchlisting system.

  • Brainstorming Senior Executive Service reform

    Debra Roth will host a roundtable discussion of Senior Executive Service reform. July 25, 2014

  • Douglas Maughan: Conversations on innovation

    The Homeland Security Department’s science and technology directorate is looking for a few innovative ideas. SaT is holding a series of conversations across the country to bring those concepts to the forefront. Doug Maughan is the cybersecurity division director for the Science and Technology directorate. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to discuss why the conversation around cyber is more important than ever.

  • Mark Bell: Simple solutions for charge card challenges at DHS

    Some missing controls at the Department of Homeland Security are keeping the agency from knowing everything it needs to know about how its employees are using charge cards. Mark Bell is assistant inspector general for audit at the Office of Inspector General at the Homeland Security Department. He tells In Depth with Francis Rose about the scope of the charge card program at the agency.