Lawmakers call for civilian reserve corps to bolster federal cyber support

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is proposing a civilian reserve unit to act as a bulwark against cyber and ransomware attacks targeting federal agencies. Bill administered by representatives. Tony Gonzales, Texas Republican and Robin Kelly, Illinois Democrat, would form a National Digital Reserve Association of civilian cyber experts under the General Services Administration. It will […]

Democrats Want a ‘Climate Corps’. They Can’t Decide How To Create

Low-income communities and people of color tend to be particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change. historical inequalities. With this fact in mind, legislation presented by Massachusetts Senator Edward J. Markey and New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, both Democrats, would require that at least half of a climate union’s members come from “under-resourced communities […]