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Opportunities And Pitfalls.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly; 10/6/2014, Vol. 72 Issue 28, p1268-1276, 9p

Abstract: The article discusses whether the U.S. government's cash infusions will mount into a very large amount in relation to border security in the Southwest. Topics include the use of violence in Mexico by Republican legislators to depict the region as a ris...

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A Complex Past, An Uncertain Future.

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Source(s): CQ Weekly; 9/29/2014, Vol. 72 Issue 27, p1230-1236, 7p

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Abstract: The article discusses the evolution of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with a mission that encompasses border patrol, airport security checkpoints, and port facilities vetting, as well as responses to natural disasters. DHS evolution di...

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The Tech Industry Refines Its 'Likes'. (cover story)

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Source(s): CQ Weekly; 7/28/2014, Vol. 72 Issue 23, p1058-1063, 6p

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Abstract: The article offers information on various regulations related to technology industry in Silicon Valley, California. Among the key concerns faced by the industry include tax policies, immigration, and regulatory policies. Also mentioned the role of the ...

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Screening The TSA. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly; 10/1/2012, Vol. 70 Issue 36, p1972-1977, 6p

Abstract: The article discusses the move by Republican lawmakers to review the operation of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for a possible reduction of its budget. According to House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman John...

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Homeland Security FOR HIRE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly. 11/12/2007, Vol. 65 Issue 43, p3392-3399. 8p. 4 Color Photographs, 1 Chart, 1 Graph.

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Abstract: The article focuses on the criticisms raised against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security by Democrats in Congress and watchdog groups over cost overruns, inefficiency and an overall lack of accountability in its dealings with contractors. House Ho...

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Defending The Realm.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly. 10/22/2007, Vol. 65 Issue 40, p3069-3081. 10p. 7 Color Photographs, 2 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: The article reports on the six important items Democrats want the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to accomplish the soonest possible time. They include developing a plan for the mass exodus that will occur due to an administration change. Another ...

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Borderline Confusion: Defining 'Safe.'.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly. 7/26/2010, Vol. 68 Issue 30, p1802-1804. 3p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Graph, 1 Map.

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Abstract: The article discusses the efforts of the U.S. government in implementing tighter border control and enhancing national security to protect the country and its citizens against the threat of Mexican drug cartels. Remarks from Arizona Governor Jan Brewer...

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The Internet Name Game Has Become Complicated.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly. 1/26/2015, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p29-30. 2p.

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Abstract: This article discusses a provision in the omnibus appropriations bill the U.S. Congress passed in December 2014 which prohibits the government from giving up its international authority over domain names and numbers on the Internet. Topics discussed in...

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From the Valley To the Lobby.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): CQ Weekly. 7/28/2014, Vol. 72 Issue 23, p1056-1057. 2p.

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Abstract: The article focuses on the growth of the technology sector in the U.S. and its lobbying practices to sustain its rapid growth and defend them from emerging threats. Topics include the statement of U.S. President Barack Obama on the booming sector durin...

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Have DHS's Missions Grown Too Expensive?

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Source(s): CQ Weekly. 9/30/2013, Vol. 71 Issue 33, p1598-1599. 2p.

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Abstract: The article reports that U.S. Senator Tom Coburn has proposed a plan designed to streamline the focus of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Coburn has argued that the DHS' primary focus should be counterterrorism. He has also stated that t...

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