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NTEU explains what's next for TSA unionization

NTEU says it's eager to move on to the next two steps a union representation election, then bargaining a contract. We get details from NTEU President Colleen Kelley.

Tags: Federal Drive , pay and benefits , TSA , NTEU , AFGE , John Gage , Colleen Kelley

Monday - 02/07/2011, 10:31am EST

GAO: E-Verify better, but...

The system used to check the legality of new employees has the potential to wrongly flag 180,000 people a year as ineligible to work in America, according to the GAO.

Tags: Federal Drive , GAO , E-verify , CSIS , Richard Stana

Wednesday - 01/26/2011, 10:41am EST

DHS opens cybersecurity integration center

Cybersecurity experts from the public and private sectors are being brought together in one space to ensure the safety of the nation's cyber infrastructure.

Tags: cybersecurity integration center , Tom Temin , Federal Security Spotlight , Rear Admiral Mike Brown

Wednesday - 11/04/2009, 05:03pm EST

Pat downs: needed security or junk touching?

John Pistole, the head of the Transportation Security Administration, is hit with questions about new pat-down techniques that air passengers have complained are invasive. The Hill's Bob Cusack tells us about yesterday's hearing.

Tags: Federal Drive , The Hill , Bob Cusack , TSA , John Pistole , pat downs , security

Wednesday - 11/17/2010, 10:08am EST

DHS risk analysis is falling short

A new congressionally mandated report from the National Research Council, evaluates how DHS assesses potential national threats -- such as a terrorist attack, natural disaster, or pandemic -- to prioritize actions needed to reduce and mitigate such catastrophes. John Ahearne tells us about the findings.

Tags: Federal Drive , threat assessment , John Ahearne , National Research Council

Monday - 09/20/2010, 10:32am EDT

Interagency team mobilizes in Japan disaster response

David Silverberg, editor of Homeland Security Today, has an update on the mission to Tokyo.

Tags: David Silverberg , Homeland Security Today , Japan , earthquake , tsunami , FEMA , Energy , HHS , NRC , Dorobek Insider

Monday - 03/14/2011, 02:07pm EDT

Talking with DHS's CISO

Tags: Federal Security Spotlight , Bob West , CISO , Tom Temin

Wednesday - 06/10/2009, 02:53pm EDT

Cool Jobs: DHS vet protects nation through food

Dr. Doug Meckes says his job is more than barns and chicken coops. As director of DHS's Food, Agriculture, and Veterinary Defense Division, he helps secure the nation by protecting our food supply. And he says the role of federal vets is only growing.

Tags: Federal Drive , Doug Meckes , Cool Jobs in Government , pay and benefits , national security

Wednesday - 07/14/2010, 09:08am EDT
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