Nomination hearing for Rand Beers

Cybersecurity, personnel, and contracting issues punctuated the confirmation hearing of Rand Beers to become Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs at the Department of Homeland Security.

His nomination hearing was Tuesday afternoon, in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

(Watch the hearing here.)

Download our online chat with Col. Brandon Pearce, chief information security officer for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.