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House Homeland Security leaders Thompson and Rogers lead bipartisan call for increased CISA funding

By Maggie Miller / April 16, 2019

The House Homeland Security Committee's leaders and rank-and-file members are urging appropriators to increase funding for DHS' Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, with a former top DHS cyber official praising the lawmakers for their “bipartisan push.”

In a letter to the House Appropriations Committee last week, Homeland Security Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS), ranking member Mike Rogers (R-AL) and 26 members of the committee from both sides of the aisle wrote that “by providing additional funding in FY 2020, the...


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