Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

U.S. Elections Systems Vulnerable, Lawmakers Told In Dueling Hearings

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Jeh Johnson, Homeland Security secretary during the 2016 election, testified before the House Intelligence Committee while the Senate Intelligence Committee heard from cybersecurity experts.


Firm Contracted By Republican Groups Left Millions Of Voter Files Unsecured Online

Monday, June 19, 2017

A security researcher discovered massive troves of information about 198 million potential American voters stored on an Amazon server without as much as a password.


'Lordy, I Hope There Are Tapes': Highlights Of James Comey's Testimony

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Thursday's Senate Intelligence hearing raised a host of important issues and at least one historical allusion.


Costliest Congressional Race In History Sees First Debate

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Georgia's 6th Congressional District has been in Republican hands for decades. Democrats are betting this month's special election will change that.


Democrats Spend Big In Georgia's Special Election To Fill House Seat

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Voters in Georgia's 6th congressional district vote in a special election runoff in two weeks. The race between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel is the most expensive U.S. House race in history.


Amid Rumors Of Staff Shake-Up, White House Communications Director Resigns

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Michael Dubke's departure comes as the Trump administration struggles to keep focused on its agenda while dealing with constant news about the multiple investigations relating to Russia.


As Trump Lifestyle Takes Toll On Secret Service, Lawmakers Try To Give Extra Support

Sunday, May 28, 2017

A House committee has approved a measure allowing the Service to spend more to protect the president's many homes, and Trump's proposed budget would increase the number of agents.


Lawmakers Propose Subjecting Secret Service Director To Senate Confirmation

Thursday, May 25, 2017

A strongly bipartisan group of House members is sponsoring a bill to make the director of the Secret Service subject to Senate confirmation, following widespread concern over the agency's performance in recent months. The bill also increases funding for protection of second residences, which for the Trump administration has become a major expense.


Former CIA Director Tells Lawmakers About 'Very Aggressive' Russian Election Meddling

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Brennan testified about Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and Russia's use of "active measures." He also touched on leaks regarding national security.


Federal Computers Dodge Global Malware Attack ... This Time

Monday, May 22, 2017

Experts say federal agencies have taken steps to secure networks, but they remain vulnerable.


Flynn Takes The 5th, Refuses To Turn Over Documents To Senate Panel

Monday, May 22, 2017

Lawyers for the former national security adviser cited "public frenzy" against him. Meanwhile, another congressional committee says Michael Flynn may have lied to security clearance investigators.


Republicans Restrained In Response To Trump Sharing Intelligence With Russia

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A call for "less drama" is issued by the Senate's top Republican amid concern that Trump is sharing secrets with Russia.


White House Dodges Questions About Possible Comey Tapes

Monday, May 15, 2017

President Trump raised the possibility of a taping system in a tweet last week, but the White House has refused to elaborate and confirm or deny the existence of any tapes.


Trump 'Confident' About GOP Health Care Bill's Prospects In The Senate

Thursday, May 04, 2017

Passage in the House is the first step in fulfilling the GOP's longtime pledge to dismantle Obamacare. The president praised House Speaker Ryan as a "genius" for engineering the legislative victory.


FBI Director Comey Says He Is 'Mildly Nauseous' About Potential Impact On Election

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Comey said it was still the right decision to alert Congress about revisiting an investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.


Help Wanted: The Trump Administration (Still) Has Some Openings To Fill

Saturday, April 29, 2017

This administration has fewer confirmed nominees in place than any of its predecessors.


Trump Administration Proposes 'Massive' Tax Overhaul And Tax Cut Plan

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The details of the measure will be worked out in talks with Congress; the effect on the deficit is unknown.


Trump Names Retired Marine Corps General To Lead Secret Service

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Randolph Alles is currently at Customs And Border Protection. He will take over an agency stretched thin and beset by poor morale and other issues.


Trump, In A 180-Degree Switch, Says NATO 'No Longer Obsolete'

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

President Trump, who has questioned the relevance of NATO and challenged allies to spend more on their own defense, met on Wednesday with the head of the military alliance.


Trump Lifting Federal Hiring Freeze

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The White House Office of Management and Budget also calls on federal agencies and the public to come up with ideas to overhaul government services.