Jen Easterly, nominee to be the Director of the Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, testifies during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on June 10, 2021 in Washington, DC. Easterly will be responsible for overseeing the defense of national cyber attacks. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

Homeland Security funding proposals include $334M boost for CISA

Lawmakers cited concerns around Russia, but the agency's mission set has been expanding rapidly since its creation in 2018.
Lt. Col. Timothy Lynch, commander of 5th Battalion 3rd Field Artillery briefs U.S. Army Cyber Commander, Lt. Gen. Stephen Fogarty on operations of the Multi Domain Task Force during a visit to Segami Depot, Sept. 19 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat)

Army budget request would fund third Multi-Domain Task Force

The Army's fiscal 2023 budget request supports the formation of an additional Multi-Domain Task Force.
Congressman Adam Smith (WA-09), then-Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, asks questions of Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter as he testifies in a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee in 2012. Smith is now the Chair of the committee. (DoD Photo By Glenn Fawcett) (Released)

DOD must make smarter investments in 2023 budget, says Rep. Adam Smith

Rep. Adam Smith said this year's defense budget will be the most impactful and important of the last 25 years.
USCGC Thetis off Brazil
U.S. Coast Guard Seaman Ariana Claudio looks through long-range binoculars on the bridge wing of USCGC Thetis (WMEC 910) near the port of Fortaleza, Brazil on Dec. 23, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard / Petty Officer 3rd Class John Hightower)

Coast Guard becomes third DHS agency to modernize financial system

The system is part of DHS's initiative to update its agencies' legacy financial systems with an emphasis on security and data integrity.