(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Mark Warner

Warner says Senate committee working on bill to require mandatory reporting for cyber threats

The legislation would grant limited immunity to give companies an incentive to report, and require these disclosures to anonymize personally identifiable…

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Some lawmakers want to rethink military benefits as service member families go hungry

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Congress feels threatened but it doesn’t like the security measures it and its staff are enduring

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SolarWinds fallout sparks calls for mandatory incident reporting, repercussions after cyber attacks

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CISA’s Ware resigns; is Director Krebs next out the door?

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(Colleen McGrath/The Herald-Mail via AP)A voter stands on a social distance marker outside the Washington County Election Center in Hagerstown, Md., Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, for the first day of in-person early voting. (Colleen McGrath/The Herald-Mail via AP)

2020 roundup: Most key lawmakers for feds keep congressional seats

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A bill to make the payroll tax deferral optional, and others worth watching

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House passes bipartisan IoT security bill to fix ‘glaring gap’ in cyber infrastructure

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More members of Congress are calling on USCIS to delay furloughs

In today’s Federal Newscast, more members of Congress are calling on Citizenship and Immigration Services to delay upcoming employee furloughs at the end…

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Senators join industry groups asking for extension of contractor pay provision

Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.), along with Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), asked Senate leadership to include a provision…

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An American flag flies above the White House, Sunday, July 19, 2020, in Washington, a day after it flew at half-staff in remembrance of Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

White House aims to limit foreign labor federal contractors can use

In today’s Federal Newscast, a new executive order from the White House calls on agencies to examine contractors’ use of foreign workers.

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