2,795Oct 29, 2013
National Security Agency Programs
Top intelligence officials defended the National Security Agency’s (NSA) surveillance program, saying spying on foreign leaders was fundamental to intelligence gathering. Their testimony ...
194Oct 7, 2013
Politics and Eggs Breakfast with Representative Peter King
Representative Peter King (R-NY) spoke to business leaders about the current government shutdown and efforts to pass a continuing budget resolution. He also called Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) a ...
89Sep 9, 2013
Representative Peter King on Syria
Representative Peter King (R-NY) spoke to reporters and answered questions about potential military strikes on Syria following a closed intelligence briefing for members of Congress.
321Aug 7, 2013
National Security and Civil Liberties
Panelists talked about how the government should balance national security concerns with the protection of civil liberties. Topics included the National Security Agency’s (NSA) ...
42Aug 4, 2013
Representatives Ruppersberger and King on National Security
House Intelligence Committee members Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) and Peter King (R-NY) appeared together on ABC’s “This Week” by remote video from separate locations. In this ...
867Jul 23, 2013
Illegal Immigration and Children
Witnesses testified on the status of illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and the impact of immigration reform laws on the economy.
877Jul 10, 2013
Boston Marathon Bombings and Domestic Counterterrorism
Current and former directors of the National Counterterrorism Center, security officials, and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani testified on communications procedures and law enforcement ...
3,722Jun 18, 2013
National Security Agency Data Collection Programs
Senior government officials involved with the National Security Agency (NSA) testified on the organization’s Internet and phone record data collection practices. They gave extensive ...
332Jun 13, 2013
One Minute Speeches
H.R. 1960 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 (Structured Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Buck McKeon / Armed Services Committee)
The Rule provides ...
185Jun 4, 2013
Emergency Management and Social Media
Witnesses testified on the use of social media in emergencies, focusing on recent crises such as the Boston Marathon bombing and tornadoes in Oklahoma.
149May 19, 2013
St. John's University Commencement Address
Representative Peter King (R-NY) gave the commencement address to the 2013 graduating class of St. John’s University.
964May 9, 2013
Boston Marathon Bombing
Former Senator Joe Lieberman (I-CT)), Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis, and emergency officials testified on the April 15, 2013, bombing at the Boston Marathon. Questions focused on ...
343Apr 25, 2013
Federal and local agency counterterrorism experts testified on their efforts to combat potential chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear terrorist threats. Richard Daddario said that the ...
422Apr 18, 2013
Fiscal Year 2014 Homeland Security Budget Request
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano testified about the department’s fiscal year 2014 budget request. Topics included a number of security-related incidents within the previous ...
930Apr 11, 2013
Worldwide Intelligence Threats
Intelligence chiefs testified on worldwide threats to U.S. national security.
526Jan 15, 2013
House Session, Part 2
The House passed a bill that would provide relief for victims of Hurricane Sandy.
53Jan 15, 2013
Frelinghuysen Amendment Debate
The House debated Representative Frelinghuysen’s amendment to the Hurricane Sandy disaster assistance bill.
159Jan 4, 2013
Debate on Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives debated the Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill.
1,111Jan 4, 2013
House Session, Part 1
The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 41, which provides additional funding for the National Flood insurance program. The $9.7 billion funding was mostly scheduled to be used for ...
184Mar 1, 2011
Homeland Security 8th Anniversary Discussion
Andrea Mitchell moderated a discussion with Homeland Secretary Janet Napolitano and former secretaries Michael Chertoff and Tom Ridge to mark the occasion of the eighth anniversary of the creation ...