Cybersecurity Caucus

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About

Recognizing that cybersecurity is an increasingly complex issue that effects the health, economic prosperity, national security, and democratic institutions of the country, in 2016 Senator Warner and Senator Gardner committed to creating the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus as a bipartisan educational resource to help the Senate more effectively engage on cybersecurity policy issues. The goal of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus is to elevate the cybersecurity public policy conversation, and to educate members and staff on evolving threats across the information security technology landscape. 

Members
Senator Warner
Senator Gardner
Senator Angus King
Senator Gary Peters
Senator Chris Coons
Senator Johnny Isakson
Senator Michael Bennet
Senator Mike Rounds
Senator John Thune
Senator Ed Markey
Senator Tom Carper
Senator David Perdue
Senator John Boozman
Senator Maria Cantwell
Senator Tom Cotton
Senator Maggie Hassan
Senator Jacky Rosen

FAQs:

What is the specific focus of the caucus?
  • The caucus seeks to address the full spectrum of cybersecurity issues in bipartisan, productive manner.  The intent is not to direct the conversation in service of a specific agenda.  
How frequently will the Caucus meet?  What types of events will be held?
  • The caucus will seek to hold events for Senate Staffers and Members regularly throughout the year.

  • Events will include but not be limited to briefings, workshops, demonstrations, and tours of local cyber facilities.

Will Caucus events be open to the public?
  • Although most Caucus events will be private or invite-only in nature, the Caucus co-chairs will explore opportunities to include the general public.  Please refer back to this web page for further information on such events.

Additional Resources/Links:

White House Resources

DoD Resources

DHS Resources

FBI Resources

Legislative Branch

Commonwealth of Virginia Cyber Resources