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April 17, 2021

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Cyber to-do list is still lengthy as Congress readies for pivotal stretch

By Charlie Mitchell / May 25, 2018

Major cybersecurity legislation stalled on Capitol Hill over the past two months -- from DHS reauthorization to bills on election security and consumer data breaches -- although lawmakers did advance initiatives on cyber risks associated with foreign companies before departing for the week-long Memorial Day recess.

When Congress returns the week of June 4, only seven legislative weeks remain on the calendar before the planned month-long August recess. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has raised the prospect of shortening...


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