In the Loop: Department of Homeland Security

Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 11/19/2012

The Holder Watch continues

Officials say he’d like to stay on another year.

By Al Kamen  |  05:57 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  washingtonintransition, Transition, Eric Holder, attorney general, Justice Department, Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 04/12/2012

DHS, FEMA, TSA flacks moving on

Considerable movement of late at the agencies that make you take off your shoes at airports, give you half a border fence and offer hazardous trailers for hurricane victims.

By Al Kamen  |  01:52 PM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hilary Rosen, Hillary Rosen, Greg Soule, Transportation Security Agency, TSA, Department of Homeland Security, FEMA, Brent Colburn, Obama re-election, Rachel Racusen, SDK Knickerbocker, Kristen Lee, Microsoft

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Chemical plants: Still unsafe?

The five-year-old Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards program has so far failed to approve a single chemical plant under stricter new safety guidelines.

By Al Kamen  |  06:13 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chemical plants, terrorism, terrorist attacks, Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards, CFATS, John Shimkus, Gene Green, Henry Waxman, Joe Barton, Department of Homeland Security, DHS, Rand Beers, House Energy and Commerce