White House draft bill expands DHS cyber responsibilities

WFED’s Jason Miller on the Federal Drive April 14, 2011 Download mp3

By Jason Miller Executive Editor Federal News Radio

Under a White House plan, the Homeland Security Department will have far-reaching oversight over all civilian agency computer networks.

The proposal would codify much of the administration’s memo from July 2010 expanding DHS’s cyber responsibilities […]

OR Sen. Wyden Vows to Kill the Internet Censorship Bill

Donny Shaw OpenCongress 11/22/2010

The Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act has all the qualities of a bill on the fast track for becoming law. Its chief sponsor is the chairman of the committee it was referred to, it has a long list of bipartisan cosponsors, including a mix of conservative and liberal senators, and […]