Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano declared that more draconian enforcement steps are not yet necessary, even as she acknowledged that officials "anticipate confirmed [flu] cases in more states."
Once again trying to legislate by press release & blog posting, the TSA has asserted it has general authority to detain would-be airline passengers, seize their possessions, & compel them to answer questions — for reasons unrelated to aviation or sec
Seward Alaska is being shut down this weekend by Homeland Security, Friday evening through Monday morning, for a terrorism drill.
(With your help) The checkpoints are coming down...
The checkpoints are coming down....
National Level Exercise 2009 (NLE 09) is scheduled for July 27 through July 31, 2009. NLE 09 will be the first major exercise conducted by the United States government that will focus exclusively on terrorism prevention and protection,
“Our rulers had planned for an Orwellian bureaucracy of that sort years in advance, with the twelve-member Rudman-Hart Commission, originated under Bill Clinton’s administration. 9/11 provided the perfect excuse.”
"the TSA describes the process for making permission-to-travel decisions & assigning risk scores (“cleared”, “inhibited”, or “not cleared”, corresponding to the scores of “green”, “yellow”, and “red” in the previous CAPPS-II version of the propo
Thanks, Jan. We owe ya.
An article in The New York Times detailing new violations of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act reports that in recent months the National Security Agency has been intercepting the communications
Civil liberties officials at the Homeland Security Department flagged language in a controversial report on right-wing extremists, but the agency issued the report anyway.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said she was briefed before the release of a controversial intelligence assessment and that she stands by the report sent to law enforcement
But the last checkpoint was on Sept. 9, 2008, just 16 days after Border Patrol Spokesman Michael Bermudez said, "We are expecting to begin using them frequently." That was seven months ago. Why did they stop?
Well, here it is folks, straight from the horse’s mouth. The Department of Homeland Insecurity has determined that the “Current Economic and Political Climate [is] Fueling Resurgence in Radicalization and Recruitment.”
WASHINGTON – A newly unclassified Department of Homeland Security report warns against the possibility of violence by unnamed “right-wing extremists” and singles out returning war veterans as particular threats.
A Homeland Security employee at Orlando International Airport is in the Brevard County Detention Center on numerous drug trafficking and gun charges.Timothy Monroe,
The document states that job losses, home foreclosures, and the collapsing economy are “perceived” by rightwing terrorists and exploited by them to “draw in new recruits” and further radicalize “those already subscribing to extremist beliefs.”
Spanning 39,598 square miles, Virginia has a population of almost 7.5 million residents. Roughly half of these residents are concentrated in the northern Virginia, central Virginia, and Hampton Roads regions. All three of these regions feature ethnic
Checkpoint USA will be in Pima County Justice Court this afternoon defending against a malicious state charge of impeding traffic issued by a tribal cop after being stopped and seized by federal agents at a federal checkpoint located off the reservat
Commenter on Daily Newscaster says Campaign for Liberty staffer is a "moron who needs to go to jail." IP address is traced back to the Springfield, VA Dept. of Homeland Security office.
A list of Missouri Information Analysis reports — obtained after controversy over one report said supporters of third-party candidates might be militia members — shows conservative groups aren’t the only subjects these reports.
Half a dozen investigators conducting security-clearance checks for the federal government have been accused of lying in the reports they submitted to the Office of Personnel Management, which handles 90% of the background inquiries for more than 100
New revelations of cyberspies in the U.S. power grid may be aimed at coaxing utilities to cooperate with new regulations.
WASHINGTON -- Cyberspies have penetrated the U.S. electrical grid and left behind software programs that could be used to disrupt the system, according to current and former national-security officials. The spies came from China, Russia and other co
A newly leaked terrorism assessment from a law enforcement fusion center in Virginia highlights US universities as potential "radicalization nodes" for terrorists.
Last month, the Utah House voted 68-6 to prohibit state officials from complying with REAL ID. A couple dozen states have passed resolutions protesting the federal Act, but the Utah law would have more teeth. If more states join, we might see a real
The Department of Homeland Security freed 27 illegal immigrants arrested during a workplace raid in February and offered them legal work permits,
St. Louis Airport TSA thugs threaten Ron Paul supporter and campaign employee Steve Bierfeldt for carrying cash. In a covert audio recording made by the victim TSA agents become angry when he refuses to grovel at their feet and threaten him repeatedl
The county should prepare a plan to vaccinate the entire population within 48 hours and practice the plan several times. FEMA inquired to where mass graves could be placed in the county and would they accept bodies from elsewhere.
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