“For a second year running, the Trump administration is looking to trim the budget of the Science and Technology Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security.”
“While S&T evaded cuts in the 2019 appropriation that reopened the federal government after a 35-day partial shutdown, the new budget proposal includes a 30 percent cut to S&T’s current appropriation of about $840 million.”
“With possible cuts on the horizon, S&T is increasingly looking to the newly formed Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency for synergies, top agency officials said.” Read the full article here.
Source: With looming budget cuts, DHS S&T looks to CISA – By Mark Rockwell, March 19, 2019. FCW.