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Rep. Thompson Says GAO Report Highlights Need For CFATS Overhaul

May 18, 2020 at 12:06 PM
House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) says a just-released Government Accountability Office (GAO) report that calls for strengthening cybersecurity protocols in a federal chemical facility safety program underscore what he says is a need to reauthorize an enhanced versions of the program. While House Democrats have been unable to get Senate support for such revisions -- only able to secure short-term reauthorization extensions of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program -- Thompson is pointing to a new...

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