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Senate confirms former White House, NSA official Jen Easterly as CISA director after delay
Chris Inglis was also sworn-in as the National Cyber Director.
Senators press DHS for details on election security progress
Much of the hearing focused on the increasingly close relationship between DHS and the state and local offices that run elections.
Senate panel gives go-ahead to bill that would hit reset on DHS
The bill would reorganize NPPD into a dedicated cyber agency, among other cybersecurity-oriented moves.
Bipartisan bill calls for more coordination between federal, state officials on election cybersecurity
Sens. James Lankford and Amy Klobuchar said that action on the legislation needs to come sooner, rather than later, given what federal officials saw during the 2016 election.