Obama Drafts Cybersecurity Executive OrderThe Obama administration has been circulating an executive order that would bypass Congress to accomplish the president's goals of securing the country from the risk of a computer-based attack.
Executive Orders in Cybersecurity Result in Incomplete and Empty SolutionsOver the weekend, a draft of a cybersecurity executive order was shown to members of the press. Leaked reports of secretive decision making are what the U.S.
Schwarzenegger's Executive Order Cutting Esteban Nunez Prison Sentence ...California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) laughs with California speaker of the assembly Fabian Nunez before signing Executive Order S-01-07 during a ceremony at the California State Capitol January 18, 2007 in Sacramento. advertisement ...
Draft order seeks to improve US digital defensesWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is preparing an executive order with new rules to protect U.S. computer systems, after Congress failed earlier this summer to pass a cybersecurity bill.
Will US physicians be forced to 'heel' by executive order?DANA POINT, CA, September 10, 2012 - Under Article II, Section 1, Clause 1, President Obama could issue an order to bring physicians into line with his grand vision of universal health coverage in America.
Collins: Congress should continue work on cybersecurity despite executive order"Given the threat, I understand the administration's desire to act, but an executive order should not be a substitute for legislative action," Collins said in a statement.
Obama signs order to get RESTORE funds flowingWASHINGTON - President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday allowing the RESTORE Act process to move forward that could ultimately send billions of dollars in BP oil leak fine money to Louisiana.
Tydingco-Gatewood issues written order on Fund executive orderU.S. District Court for the NMI designated Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood on Monday issued her written order granting the anonymous retirees' motion for a temporary restraining order that prevents the governor from taking over the Retirement Fund.
Obama Weighs Executive Order to Defend Against Cyber AttacksPresident Barack Obama's administration is drafting an executive order that would create a program protecting vital computer networks from cyber attacks, according to two former government officials with direct knowledge of the effort.
White House circulating draft of executive order on cybersecurityThe draft executive order would establish a voluntary program where companies operating critical infrastructure would elect to meet cybersecurity best practices and standards crafted, in part, by the government, according to two people familiar with ...
Obama signs new E.O. for Gulf Coast restoration days after oil found on beaches10, President Obama signed a new Executive Order into law, which migrates former programs, trusts, and planning council's regarding Gulf Coast Restoration, into a new bureaucracy just days after new oil and ecological concerns spring up after the ...
White House prepares CISPA-like cybersecurity Executive OrderWith Congress still unable to iron out a cyber-security bill that both sides of the Legislative Branch can get behind, the White House has drafted an Executive Order that they will roll out if efforts on Capitol Hill remain unproductive. Despite ...
Mining IRR Subjects Tenements To 7% RoyaltyMANILA, Philippines - Mining tenements for renewal will be subjected to seven percent royalty tax, the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of Executive Order (EO) 79 released on Tuesday said. Department of Environment and Natural Resources ...
A Small But Important Step Forward to Increase Veterans' Access to Mental ...31, 2012, President Obama signed the "Improving Access to Mental Health Services for Veterans, Service Members and Military Families" executive order. The order mandates an expansion of Veterans' Crisis Line capacity, an increase in staffing at the ...
Flags Lowered to Half-Staff on Tuesday September 11, 2012Governor Walker has issued Executive Order 82 ordering flags at Wisconsin National Guard armories, air bases and other facilities across the state will fly at half-staff Tuesday (Sept.
Jindal orders flags at half-staff for 9/11Bobby Jindal has ordered flags at all state buildings to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset. Jindal's executive order says the move Tuesday is "an expression of respect for Louisiana's fallen civilian and service members who lost their lives ...
Letter: Obama's edict unconstitutionalPosted: 09/11/2012 12:06:14 AM PDT. Who wrote your editorial for Sept. 3? I couldn't believe what I was reading. Your editorial accused Mitt Romney of lying about Barack Obama's executive order concerning work requirements for welfare recipients. Really?
Ethics policies combined; Tennessee governor's meetings stay secretBill Haslam has issued a new executive order on "ethics policy and disclosures" in the executive branch of state government while declining to disclose information on meetings he holds in the governor's office and elsewhere.
Executive order pumps efficiency and CHPPresident Barack Obama issued an executive order on Aug. 30 to accelerate investments in industrial energy efficiency, including a national goal of 40 MW combined heat and power (CHP) over the next decade.
Obama signs executive order to improve veterans mental healthcarePresident Obama will sign an executive order Friday to make improvements to mental healthcare and suicide prevention services for veterans, which he will announce in a speech at Fort Bliss in Texas.