December2011


More Oversight of Interagency Programs Needed



More Oversight of Interagency Programs Needed

According to a new Government Accountability Office report, interagency programs would benefit from more Congressional oversight. The report also details the Government Performance and Results Act Modernization Act of 2010, which calls for increased interagency cooperation as a way of achieving meaningful results...

IAP 6 (December 2011) Active Inaction: Interagency Security Assistance to Egypt



IAP 6 (December 2011) Active Inaction: Interagency Security Assistance to Egypt

This paper explores the relationship between the Egyptian military and U.S. security assistance forces, and examines long term U.S. interests in Egypt.  The author proposes a novel course of action, “active inaction,” as a method of addressing the U.S.-Egyptian security relationship...

Interagency Cooperative Efforts Contribute to Counterfeiting Crackdown



Interagency Cooperative Efforts Contribute to Counterfeiting Crackdown

The domain names of 150 commercial websites have been seized as part of a federal law enforcement operation.  The seizure is a coordinated anti-counterfeiting effort of the Department of Justice, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement...