Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) and his colleagues on the House of Representatives’ Committee on Homeland Security approved H.R. 455, introduced by Representatives Katko, King, Miller & Higgins, a bill requiring the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a northern border threat analysis.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the award of a $24,040 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to University at Buffalo Engineer and Researcher Dr. Andreas Stavridis for data collection and investigation of architectural and structural response to seismic activity following recent earthquakes in Nepal.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced approval of HR 2200, the Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015. The bill includes an amendment, introduced by Higgins, which requires the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Intelligence and Analysis to examine and share information about the risks associated with a plan to transport highly enriched liquid uranium across the Peace Bridge.