3,657Nov 14, 2013
National Security Threats
FBI Director James Comey, National Counterterrorism Center Director Matthew Olsen, and acting Homeland Security Secretary Rand Beers testified on national security threats. They said that cyber ...
1,686Oct 28, 2013
Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Installation Ceremony
President Obama and Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey spoke at a ceremonial installation ceremony for the director at FBI headquarters.
1,088Jul 9, 2013
FBI Director Nomination Hearing
James Comey testified about his nomination to become the director of the FBI.*Among the issues he addressed were the use of water-boarding in interrogations, National Security Agency (NSA) ...
789Jun 21, 2013
Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Nomination
President*Obama announced the nomination of James Comey as the next director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.*Mr.*Comey served as deputy attorney general under President*George W. Bush ...
684Jun 8, 2011
Extension of FBI Director's Term, Legal Experts Testimony
Legal experts testified on the constitutionality of extending the term by two years of FBI Director Robert Mueller.
96Nov 15, 2007
Efforts to Combat Terrorism
James Comey talked about law enforcement activities and the government’s role in counterterrorism efforts in a speech titled “Finding Common Ground in Fighting Terrorism.” ...
158Sep 17, 2007
First Amendment and National Security
Commemorating the 100th Birthday of alumnus and former Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell participants spoke at a symposium titled “The Clash Between the First Amendment and National Security ...
282May 3, 2007
U.S. Attorney Dismissals
The House Judiciary Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee held a hearing on “The Continuing Investigation into the U.S. Attorneys Controversy.” Former Deputy Attorney General ...
41Jun 8, 2005
Patriot Act Reauthorization
Mr. Comey testified about the reauthorization of the Patriot Act, parts of which will expire at the end of 2005. He spoke about how the Patriot Act has helped track down and capture terrorists ...
18Apr 12, 2005
Indictment of Terrorism Suspects
The deputy attorney general held a news conference announcing the indictment of several terrorist suspects for conspiracy to attack financial institutions in the U.S and their arrest and detention ...
58Jan 24, 2005
Attorney General Farewell
Justice Department officials paid tribute to out-going Attorney General Ashcroft, who thanked employees for their service and dedication to the department.
23Dec 10, 2004
Justice Department Year-End Remarks
In his end-of-the-year remarks, Attorney General Ashcroft delivered a farewell address to department employees. In his remarks he talked about the sacrifices of law enforcement officials, ...
125Oct 26, 2004
Patriot Act Renewal
Mr. Comey talked about the implementation of various measures in the USA Patriot Act, the administration’s desire to continue provisions allowing investigators greater latitudes in ...
50Sep 22, 2004
Counterterrorism Legislation Review
Witnesses testified before the committee about the U.S.A. Patriot Act and the SAFE Act and the impact of this legislation on the War on Terror. They spoke about the relationship between these ...
17Aug 5, 2004
Terrorist Suspects Arrest
Mr. Comey talked to reporters about the arrest of two terrorism suspects following a “sting” operation at a mosque in New York. He emphasized that the arrests were not ...
17Jul 20, 2004
Corporate Fraud Task Force
Officials spoke to reporters about the operations of the corporate fraud task force, the accomplishments of the task force to date, interagency cooperation in investigations, and the future of task ...
59Jul 8, 2004
News Conference Announcing Lay Indictment
Government officials announced the indictment of Enron former CEO Ken Lay on eleven counts, including conspiracy and bank fraud, after a two-and-a-half year investigation. After their ...
30Jun 1, 2004
Information on Jose Padilla
Deputy Attorney General Comey talked about Jose Padilla. Padilla, an American citizen, allegedly admitted that he had trained in al-Qaida camps, met with al-Qaida leaders, and planned terrorist ...
63Feb 19, 2004
Enron Investigation Update
Law enforcement officials spoke to reporters about the indictment of Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling for conspiracy, securities fraud, and insider trading. Following their remarks they answered ...
72Jan 14, 2004
Enron Criminal Investigation
Officials spoke to reporters about a plea agreement reached with Andrew and Lea Fastow for crimes associated with Enron’s business practices. Following their remarks they answered ...
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