Op-Eds & Commentaries



Congress Should Consider Its Own Failures in Attempted Bombing

December 30, 2013

As Congress critiques the Obama administration’s response to the Christmas bomber attack, it should pause and address its own culpability. To understand why, first consider the role of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Chinese Telecom Firms Pose a Threat to U.S. National Security: Huawei and ZTE could be vehicles for Chinese espionage

December 30, 2013

The investigation by the House Intelligence Committee into whether Chinese firms should be blocked from the U.S. telecommunications market was appropriate because they had an obligation to shed light on a growing and significant set of national security issues facing our country today and into the future.

On 9/11, DHS is missing in action

December 30, 2013

On the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the United States finds itself without a secretary of homeland security in place, or even nominated.

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