border security

Border security needs intelligence and an intelligent tech approach, Hurd says


Finding the right solution in the right places is key to border security, Rep. Will Hurd says.

Request for border volunteers won’t have operational impact on CISA, director says


The Department of Homeland Security's cybersecurity agency has been asked to help send personnel to the U.S.-Mexico border.

Advocacy groups urge Congress not to support ‘smart wall’ border technology


"Ubiquitous surveillance technology poses a serious threat to human rights and constitutional liberties."

New House bill taps Silicon Valley for ‘smart’ border wall


Two days after calling for more technology to support border security, Hurd introduced new legislation to provide just that.

Bill would require a warrant to search devices at the border


A bipartisan, bicameral group of lawmakers introduced Tuesday a bill that would require law enforcement to get probable cause warrants before searching Americans' digital devices at the border.

DHS acquisition management bills set for House passage


Two bills scheduled for a vote in the House on Tuesday seek to improve the way Department of Homeland Security officials oversee and document certain acquisition programs.