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Critical tests to decide future of DHS's virtual fence

CBP to implement and evaluate technologies at two sites in Arizona this year to see how well SBINet works and whether to continue deploying the technology. These tests are part of Secretary Napolitano's assessment of SBINet's value. Lawmakers remain pessimistic that the program can get back on track.

Tags: technology , Mark Borkowski , Chris Carney , Henry Cuellar , Randy Hite , House Homeland Security Committee , DHS , GAO , Boeing , border security , SBINet , Jason Miller

Friday - 06/18/2010, 06:49am EDT
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NTEU files motion to end internship program

Employee union claims agencies have abused their privileges and OPM has done nothing to stop them. NTEU says the Federal Career Internship Program flies in the face of merit system hiring principles.

Tags: Pay & Benefits , OPM , IRS , DHS FDIC , NTEU , Colleen Kelley , internship program , FCIP

Friday - 04/30/2010, 06:05pm EDT
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What are the realities of the virtual fence?

A project designed during the Bush Administration to stem the flow of illegal immigration across the U.S.-Mexican border has now fallen on hard times, and formerly supportive lawmakers are now hinting of a dim future for the virtual fence. Thad Bingel, a former Chief of Staff at Customs and Border Protection, explains what's at stake.

Tags: management , DHS , SBINet , virtual fence , Thad Bingel

Thursday - 04/22/2010, 09:38am EDT
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Senators suggest scrapping virtual fence

The virtual fence, better known as SBInet, was originally proposed by the Bush Administration to monitor the southern U.S. border with Mexico. But now, lawmakers on Capitol Hill are quickly losing patience with a project that has had a troubled history, while hemorrhaging hundreds of millions of dollars in costs.

Tags: management , DHS , Alan Bersin , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Joseph Lieberman , John McCain , Jon Kyl , Janet Napolitano , Max Cacas

Wednesday - 04/21/2010, 07:08am EDT
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CBP project comes in on time, on budget

The Departments of Homeland Security and State have jointly implemented the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (WHTI) for land and sea travel, strengthening security along our northern and southern borders by requiring more secure forms of documentation and proof of citizenship. Office of Information Technology director, Chris Milowic, brings us up to speed.

Tags: mngt , technology , DHS , Chris Milowic , Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative

Wednesday - 04/14/2010, 10:40am EDT
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DHS CIO Roundtable-Live at The AFCEA Homeland Security Conference

Listen March 4th at 2pm

Program will discuss DHS's Progress on IT Programs, DHS Top Priorities for FY 2010, DHS Challenges to still Overcome, Views on New Technology Trends-like Cloud Computing-Open Source-Social Networking, A Vision for The Future-for DHS & Programs that will make a difference.

Tags: technology , Federal Executie Forum , Richard Spires , Luke McCormack , Charlie Armstrong , Sandy Peavy , DHS , ICE , FLETC

Thursday - 02/11/2010, 06:54pm EST

Customs and Border Protection

Thomas Winkowski
Assistant Commissioner of Field Operations
July 16, 2009

Tags: management , Agency of the Month , Thomas Winkowski , Ruben Gomez

Tuesday - 07/14/2009, 06:56pm EDT

Asa Hutchinson: drug war lacking in leadership

A former DEA head and DHS undersecretary weighs in on the current state of leadership in fighting the drug trade.

Tags: mngt , Asa Hutchinson , White House , transition , DEA , ATF , drug war , War on Drugs

Wednesday - 06/10/2009, 01:20pm EDT
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Avoid getting jammed up up north

If you go north of the border, will you be able to get back?

Tags: security , Canada , passport

Wednesday - 05/13/2009, 07:35am EDT
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Tall order submitted for GPO's Swine Flu flier

The Government Printing Office makes it possible to put H1N1 virus information literally into the hands of those who need it most.

Tags: GPO , swine flu , H1N1 , CDC , Rick Garcia

Monday - 05/04/2009, 11:41am EDT
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