DHS OIG Audit Finds that FEMA’s Management of Its Flood Mapping Programs is Inadequate

DHS OIG Audit Finds that FEMA’s Management of Its  Flood Mapping Programs is Inadequate

9/29/17 – A new Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General (OIG) report reveals that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) needs to improve its oversight and management of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) flood mapping program. OIG auditors concluded that without the recommended improvements, FEMA cannot provide the public with a reliable […]

President Donald J. Trump Puts Americans First in Tax Relief

President Donald J. Trump Puts Americans First in Tax Relief

“If we want to renew our prosperity, restore our opportunity, and reestablish our economic dominance – which is what we should be doing – then we need tax reform that is pro-growth, pro-jobs, pro-worker, pro-family, and, yes, pro-American.” – President Donald J. Trump The Whitehouse – 9/27/17 – An America First Tax RELIEF PLAN: President […]

Department of Justice Awards Nearly $59 Million to Combat Opioid Epidemic, Fund Drug Courts

Department of Justice Awards Nearly $59 Million to Combat Opioid Epidemic, Fund Drug Courts

9/22/17 – The Department of Justice today announced $58.8 million to strengthen drug court programs and address the opioid epidemic nationwide. In 2016, nearly 60,000 Americans lost their lives to drug overdoses, an increase from the 52,000 overdose deaths the year before. The majority of these deaths can be attributed to opioids, including illicit fentanyl […]

Authorities Announce Formation of Working Group to Fight Hurricane Harvey-Related Illegal Activity

Authorities Announce Formation of Working Group to Fight Hurricane Harvey-Related Illegal Activity

8/31/17 – Representatives from numerous federal and state law enforcement agencies have formed a working group to investigate and prosecute illegal activity related to Hurricane Harvey. Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez made the announcement along with Acting U.S. Attorney Corey R. Amundson of the Middle District of Louisiana, who serves as the Acting Executive Director […]

Attorney General Sessions Delivers Remarks at the 63rd Biennial Conference of the National Fraternal Order of Police

Attorney General Sessions Delivers Remarks at the 63rd Biennial Conference of the National Fraternal Order of Police

8/28/18 – Thank you Chuck, for that kind introduction, and for your long and faithful service as National President of the Fraternal Order of Police. On behalf of President Trump and the Department of Justice, I’m honored to be here with you today. The Fraternal Order of Police serves a critical purpose: to support those […]