Election industry representatives from across the country met yesterday with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and representatives from the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to launch the formation of an industry-led Sector Coordinating Council. Sector Coordinating Councils are bodies that enable critical infrastructure owners and operators to share information and work together with DHS on sector-specific strategies, policies, and activities.
Sector Coordinating Council
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator Peter Neffenger addresses his vision for TSA’s role in surface transportation security.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications Dr. Phyllis Schneck addresses NPPD’s partnership with the cybersecurity community, and the Wassenaar Arrangement.