RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bennie G. Thompson

A collection of news and information related to Bennie G. Thompson published by this site and its partners.

Top Bennie G. Thompson Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • White House gatecrashers Capitol-bound

     
    by Michael Muskal The couple who apparently crashed a White House State Dinner got an invitation to another government event: The House Homeland Security Committee announced that it will hold a hearing this week on how they gave security the...
  • House border bill yanked as GOP remains divided

    WASHINGTON House Republican leaders Monday pulled a controversial border security bill from a pending vote, citing severe weather conditions in the Northeast and a short congressional work week but opponents said it was yanked because of sagging...

    Embattled Secret Service chief Julia Pierson resigns

    The beleaguered director of the Secret Service resigned Wednesday after President Obama lost confidence in her ability to lead the troubled agency amid a string of high-profile security lapses. Julia A. Pierson, the first woman to hold the post, stepped...

    BioWatch upgrade apparently postponed

    BioWatch upgrade apparently postponed
    WASHINGTON — Amid concerns about cost and reliability, the federal Department of Homeland Security has quietly postponed plans to buy technology that officials have long claimed could provide a life-saving upgrade of BioWatch, the nation's system...

    Congress members voice doubts about BioWatch

    WASHINGTON — Democrats on the House Homeland Security Committee and a senior Republican colleague voiced grave doubts Thursday about the viability of BioWatch, the nation's system for detecting biological attacks that has been plagued by false...