Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen delivered strategic remarks last week at The George Washington University.  Her remarks, titled “Rethinking Homeland Security in an Age of Disruption,” offered candor and significant departure from DHS’ traditional priorities.  This could represent major change for DHS roles and missions, both inside the ...

Most Americans will never have the opportunity to see, or fully understand, the training that goes into protecting the homeland.  Whether it’s a hurricane bearing down on the coastline or a terrorist event, there are a multitude of government specialists who are trained to respond.  A centerpiece of that training ...