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Posted byon March 27, 2013 at 5:11 PM EDT
During a ceremony in the Oval Office, President Obama praised the veteran agent for her dedication, professionalism and commitment to her work.
Taking Action: Creating Model Emergency Management Plans for Schools, Institutions of Higher Education and Houses of WorshipPosted byon February 28, 2013 at 3:27 PM EDT
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano were joined by leaders from across the country to discuss the development of high-quality emergency management plans to make our schools, institutions of higher education, and houses of worship safer from violence.
Posted byon February 26, 2013 at 3:23 PM EDT
With today's publication of the policy statement on Countering Improvised Explosive Devices, the Obama Administration both recognizes the progress we have made, and rededicates ourselves to the next phase in our efforts to implement measures to discover, prevent, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate IED attacks and their consequences.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 5:21 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon February 20, 2013 at 7:11 PM EDT
Eighteen brave public servants received the highest national award for valor in a ceremony at the White House.
Posted byon February 14, 2013 at 4:08 PM EDT
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano visits the San Diego and El Paso borders.
Posted byon February 13, 2013 at 7:39 PM EDT
President Obama issued an Executive Order directing federal departments and agencies to use their existing authorities to provide better cybersecurity for the Nation, efforts that will by necessity involve increased collaboration with the private sector.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 11:02 AM EDT
A new inter-agency working group will be responsible for developing plans to implement an Internet safety approach to address online violent extremism, coordinating the federal government’s activities and assessing our progress against these plans, and identifying additional activities to pursue for countering online radicalization to violence.
Posted byon January 7, 2013 at 5:25 PM EDT
President Obama announces John Brennan as his nominee for the next head of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:48 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the need for continued dedication to nonproliferation.