Department of Homeland Security

 

Department of Homeland Security

Ali Mayorkas

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 - 13:25
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What are the key strategic priorities for DHS? How is the DHS Unity of Effort initiative going? What is DHS doing to improve its operational performance? Join host Michael Keegan and he explores these questions and more with Alejandro Mayorkas, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
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Mon, 07/20/2015
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What are the key strategic priorities for DHS? How is the DHS Unity of Effort initiative going? What is DHS doing to improve its operational performance? Join host Michael Keegan and he explores these questions and more with Alejandro Mayorkas, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Ali Mayorkas

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 - 13:25
Alejandro Mayorkas was sworn in as Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security on December 23, 2013. Since 2009, following his nomination by President Obama and subsequent confirmation, Deputy Secretary Mayorkas served as the Director of the Department of Homeland Security’s United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the agency charged with operating the largest immigration system in the world.

JoDee Friedly

Friday, May 23rd, 2014 - 18:02
JoDee Friedly is a graduate research associate for the Center for Collaboration Science (CCS) and graduate student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha studying Industrial and Organizational Psychology. She has been on research grants funded by the Department of Homeland Security and STRATCOM. In addition she was recruited to conduct job analyses for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands to assess leadership and job titles within the organization. JoDee has coauthored papers and presented at various conferences.

Jim Taylor

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 - 12:18
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Mr. Taylor has received the Donald E. Scantlebury Award for Excellence in Federal Financial Management, and the Presidential Rank Award of Distinguished Executive
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Mon, 12/17/2012
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Mr. Taylor has received the Donald E. Scantlebury Award for Excellence in Federal Financial Management, and the Presidential Rank Award of Distinguished Executive.

Jim Taylor

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 - 12:18
James L. Taylor was confirmed by the United States Senate as the Chief Financial Officer for the Department of Labor on June 22, 2010. Prior to this position, he served as Deputy Inspector General for the Department of Homeland Security, where he assisted the Inspector General in managing over 600 auditors, inspectors, and investigators. From 1999-2005, Mr. Taylor was the Deputy Chief Financial Officer for the Department of Commerce, where he successfully implemented the department’s first integrated financial management system and earned its first clean audit opinion.

John Morton

Thursday, September 6th, 2012 - 13:33
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The agency’s primary mission is to promote homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade and immigration.
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Mon, 09/17/2012
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The agency’s primary mission is to promote homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade and immigration.

John Morton

Thursday, September 6th, 2012 - 13:32
John Morton was unanimously confirmed as the Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by the U.S. Senate on May 12, 2009. ICE is the principal investigative arm of the Department of Homeland Security and the second largest investigative agency in the federal government. Created in 2003, the agency has a budget of $5.7 billion dollars and more than 20,000 employees in offices in all 50 states and 47 foreign countries.

Reorganization Magic

Monday, July 25th, 2011 - 9:40
We’re reminded of the lilting yet ominous line from the song Somewhere Over the Rainbow: “And the dreams that you dare to dream, really do come true.”

2011: Cyber Moves to the Action Phase

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - 12:23
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Monday, January 31, 2011 - 11:17
The cyber world was intensely active this year.  To wit:

Richard Spires

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 - 10:21
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Mr. Spires is responsible for the department's $6.4 billion investment in Information Technology (IT).
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Tue, 10/05/2010
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Mr. Spires is responsible for the department's $6.4 billion investment in Information Technology (IT).
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