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House votes to ease airport screening for troops

he bill, approved 404-0, would give the Homeland Security Department six months to devise a preference system for the Armed Forces.

Tags: DoD , Chip Cravaak , DHS , House , Congress

Tuesday - 11/29/2011, 07:37pm EST

TSA offers tips for holiday travelers

Want to bring a raw turkey in your carry-on bag? Kawika Riley of the Transportation Security Administration explains what items can and can't be brought onto a plane during the holidays and during the rest of the year.

Tags: Federal Drive , Kawaika Riley , 3-1-1 Rule , travel

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 10:45am EST

TSA evolves beyond "everyone's a terrorist" approach

Rick "Ozzie" Nelson, director of homeland security and counterterrorism at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, ponders the TSA's evolving role in keeping the transportation system secure.

Tags: Rick Nelson , DHS , Center for Strategic & International Studies , Best Places to Work 2011 , Federal Drive , security , 9-11

Monday - 11/21/2011, 11:54am EST

Agencies develop an "app"-titude for going mobile

Gwynne Kostin, director of mobile at the GSA's Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies, says the government has enough innovation to tackle the mobile challenge.

Tags: Gwynne Kostin , GSA , Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies , technology , , IRS , mobile , mobile devices , NSF , app , Internet , In Depth , Michael OConnell

Thursday - 11/03/2011, 05:24pm EDT

Wednesday morning federal headlines - Nov. 2

The Morning Federal Newscast is a daily compilation of the stories you hear Federal Drive hosts Tom Temin and Amy Morris discuss throughout the show each day. The Newscast is designed to give users more information about the stories you hear on the air.

Tags: Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Amy Morris , Federal Drive newscast , DoD , DISA , Air Force , appropriations , OMB

Wednesday - 11/02/2011, 07:51am EDT

TSA and government execution risks

TSA's mishandling and misuse of backscatter technologies will have damaging effects, both on individuals and on our country's economic viability.

Tags: Lurita Doan , DHS , Christmas bomber , Passport Information Electronic System , backscatter , technology , NII , State , Al Qaeda

Monday - 01/11/2010, 11:17am EST

SPECIAL REPORT: DHS technology getting more of a human touch

Science and Technology's Human Factors Division trying to improve recognition of suspicious behaviors. Panel of experts help office understand impact of their work.

Tags: mngt , technology , Sharla Rausch , DHS , science and technology , Human factors , Suspicious behavior

Tuesday - 08/25/2009, 08:19am EDT

Security On the Rails

More agents needed, according to new report.

Tags: mngt , DHS , IG , rail security , budget ,

Monday - 03/02/2009, 12:26pm EST

Southers advises TSA nominee to focus on threats, not unions

Erroll Southers, who was formerly nominated for the position, tells Federal News Radio what he thinks will be the biggest hurdles for retired Maj. Gen. Robert Harding, President Obama's new pick to head the Transportation Security Administration.

Tags: management , retired Maj. Gen. Robert Harding , Erroll Southers , nomination , TSA Administrator , Gale Rossides , Dorothy Ramienski

Tuesday - 03/09/2010, 08:00pm EST
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