The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, as the lead agency for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and U.S. Coast Guard, plays an important role in Mississippi.
Senator Hyde-Smith is committed to working closely with FEMA and other federal agencies to ensure Mississippians are prepared for natural disasters and emergency situations. She supports hazard mitigation policies, which have proven to help save lives and save taxpayer dollars.
The Senator also supports Homeland Security efforts to protect the American people from domestic and foreign threats, which include ensuring a strong and well-equipped U.S. Coast Guard.
HYDE-SMITH, COLLEAGUES ATTACK BIDEN BORDER POLICIES AS NATION BRACES FOR RECORD MIGRANT SURGE
Miss. Senator Says Safety of American People Will be Worse if Title 42 Policy Lapses
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) and colleagues today rebuked President Biden and his administration’s failed border and immigration policies, which imperils border...
HYDE-SMITH COSPONSORS BILL TO PRIORITIZE VETERANS OVER ILLEGAL BORDER CROSSERS
Legislation Shields VA Resources as Biden Scrambles to ID Funding to Handle Growing Border Crisis
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today joined U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-Ark.) in introducing legislation to stop the Biden administration from diverting funding and resources intended for veterans programs to manage the growing illegal immigration crisis on the southern border.
The bill (S...
WICKER, HYDE-SMITH PROTEST DELISTING OF IRANIAN TERROR GROUP
Miss. Senators Stand Against Concessions to Iran for Renewed Nuclear Deal
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today pushed back on President Biden’s consideration of delisting Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a Foreign Terrorist Organization in exchange for the approval of a new nuclear deal with Iran.
The Senators and 12 of their colleagues expressed their concerns...
Wicker, Hyde-Smith support Finland and Sweden NATO applications
Miss. lawmakers join bipartisan letter to President Biden urging swift advancement of bid to expand NATO.
By Anne Summerhays
On Tuesday, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-MS) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS) joined 80 colleagues...
Federal Computer Week
Senators push for $300M boost to TMF
Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are urging appropriators to back a Biden administration request to add $300 million to the Technology Modernization Fund.
By Adam Mazmanian
Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) along with Sens. Steve Daines (R-Mt.)...
National Police Week honors fallen law enforcement officers
By Caroline Wood
PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) - It’s a time dedicated to honoring the men and women in blue.
From May 15 through the 21, people across the nation are paying tribute to the brave men and women who put their...