Wednesday Feb 12
Assembly of Lawmakers Form 'No Labels' Group to Combat Washington Gridlock.
Tired of the gridlock that has plagued Congress for several sessions, a bipartisan group lawmakers from the House and Senate have come together to form a united agenda with the sole purpose of increasing Washington's efficiency.
Renewal Bill Sets Benchmarks for U.S. Chemical-Security Initiative
Smoke rises from a 2011 fire at a chemical processing plant in Waxahachie, Texas.
NACD Issues Statement on Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards
House Committee on Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul , Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies Chairman Patrick Meehan and Representative Gene Green today introduced a bipartisan bill to recodify the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program.
NSBA honors House members for work on ESEA, federal overreach
U.S. House of Representatives members, Aaron Schock of Illinois, Patrick Meehan of Pennsylvania, and Ron Kind of Wisconsin, were honored this week with the Congressional Special Recognition Award, given by the National School Boards Association for their strong support for public education.
House panel approves cybersecurity bill
The House Homeland Security Committee voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a bill to secure the federal government and critical infrustrature elements from cyberattacks.