Congressional Testimony

The Council has testified before the U.S. Congress to provide industry’s perspective on critical homeland security issues.

Congress calls on Council to provide Industry Recommendations to Improve Contractor Employee Vetting 

Marc Pearl, Council President & CEO testified before Congress to provide Industry Recommendations regarding improvements to DHS contractor employee vetting. 

Congress Calls on Council to Provide Recommendations on DHS Efficiency

Marc Pearl, Council President & CEO testified before Congress and provided industry’s recommendations for improving the efficiency and unity of the Department of Homeland Security.

Congressional Testimony on Improving Technology Acquisition

The Homeland Security & Defense Business Council testified before Congress on how the Transportation Security Administration, in particular, and the Department of Homeland Security, as a whole, can work more effectively with the private sector to improve the technology acquisition and procurement process.

Testimony on the SAFETY Act

The Council testified before Congress on industry’s perspective of the SAFETY Act and its potential to promote technology and combat terrorism.