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Zoë Baird Participates in Meeting with President Obama to Discuss Digital Privacy

Digital privacy, on-line tracking, and data collection have been in spotlight following recent disclosures about the National Security Agency (NSA) government surveillance programs. Markle President…

A New National Strategy To Keep the U.S. Safe By Sharing and Safeguarding Information

In December, President Barack Obama signed the new National Strategy for Information Sharing and Safeguarding. The previous strategy dated from 2010. Introducing the new strategy,…

Improved Information Sharing Led to Osama bin Laden

The announcement by President Obama of the killing of Osama bin Laden on May 1st has been described by many key observers, officials, and experts…

Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Seats Remain Vacant

On April 8, 2011, Senators Lieberman, Collins, and Akaka of the Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee sent a letter to President Obama urging him…

Kean/Hamilton Testimony Reflects on Information Sharing Progress Since 9/11

In testimony before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee last week, Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton, the former Chairmen of the 9/11 Commission,…

Markle Testimony: ‘Information Sharing in the Era of WikiLeaks’ Senate Hearing

At the request of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, the Markle Task Force on National Security in the Information Age today…

Fort Hood Report Finds Need for Increased Information Sharing

The authors of the January 2011 Department of Defense report Protecting the Force: Lessons from Fort Hood have found that Department of Defense information sharing systems…