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Paul Blumenthal

'Fundraising Bonanza' For These House Republicans

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the first six months of their tenure, new House committee chairmen have seen their campaign contributions increase by 59 percent from...

Danielle Schlanger

Giuliani Claims Fighting Crime In New York Is Harder Than Securing Mexican Border

HuffingtonPost.com | Danielle Schlanger | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "America's Mayor" Rudy Giuliani says securing the U.S.' southern border should be a walk in Central Park compared to the job he had cutt...

Congress Discusses 'What Went Wrong' In Boston

AP | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers are holding hearings in Washington to look at law enforcement and counterterrorism lessons learned from the Boston marathon bo...

GOP Rep: Boston Bombings Succeeded Because 'System Failed'

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN | Posted 05.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee says it's still unclear whether the Boston bombings were foreign-directed, but he ...

House Holding Hearing On Boston Bombing

AP | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A House committee will hold a hearing next week on the bombing at the Boston Marathon that killed three and wounded more than 200 others...

GOP Rep Raises Questions On Bombing Suspect's 'Radicalization'

AP | Posted 06.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A member of the House Homeland Security Committee says the FBI would have carried out a much more intense investigation of two men ...

Andrea Stone

Rep. Peter King Plans To Keep Investigating Muslim 'Radicalization' In 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 02.09.2012 | Politics

The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee signaled Thursday he intends to keep investigating the American Muslim community despite a repor...

Andrea Stone

'Emerging Threat' From Nigeria, House Panel Report Warns

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A House Committee on Homeland Security panel released a report Wednesday detailing what it says is an emerging threat from a Nigerian Is...

Congressional Staffers Spent $150,000 On Trip Without Members

Roll Call | Amanda Becker | Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics

In mid-December, 14 staffers with the House Homeland Security Committee went on an eight-day trip to Turkey, Morocco and the United Arab Emirates that...

House 'Radicalization' Hearings Worry U.S. Muslims

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) Mass protests against planned mosques in New York City and Tennessee. An Oklahoma referendum t...

Air Cargo Terror and the Accession of Rep. Peter King To Chair House Committee on Homeland Security

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Raymond J. Learsy

The attempt to destroy airplanes in midair and, as we recently learned, timed to detonate while in flight over the Eastern United States brings home o...