Following are a few homeland security events for the coming week. For more information access the embedded links. Please use the comment function to identify other events you would like to bring to readers’ attention. If you are attending or monitoring any of these events, please use the comment function to report out to the rest of us.
My usual sources suggest a suspiciously light schedule this week, here’s hoping you have more to add.
Monday, July 13
Tuesday, July 14
11:00 am (eastern) Washington D.C. The Heritage Foundation hosts a panel discussion on secure identification systems, including REAL ID and PASS ID.
220th Anniversary of Bastille Day. Does the movement from the Tennis Court Oath to constitutionalism, to the reign of terror, to the counter-revolution have anything to tell us about today’s reigns of terror?
Wednesday, July 15
10:00 am (eastern) Washington D.C. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs conducts a hearing about PASS ID.
2:00 pm (eastern) Washington D.C. House Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection conducts a hearing on general aviation security risks.
Thursday, July 16
10:00 am (eastern) Washington D.C. House Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism conducts a hearing on immigration and border issues.
Friday, July 17