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Episode 10: Key Players in U.S. Cyber Policy: The Executive Branch

On this episode of START HERE, join Sasha O'Connell, Drew Bagley, and Megan Brown as they navigate the crucial role of the Executive Branch in shaping U.S. cyber policy. This episode highlights how federal agencies like the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) operate at the forefront of national cybersecurity efforts, coordinating responses, and setting policies.

Here's what you'll uncover in this episode:

Roles in Cyber Policy: Discover the critical roles played by the Executive Branch and agencies like CISA in formulating and enforcing U.S. cyber policy.
Federal Coordination: Understand how federal cyber agencies provide guidance and directives to secure their systems in response to cyber threats.
Binding Operational Directives: Dive into the significance of binding operational directives issued by cyber agencies to implement specific cybersecurity measures to protect their systems.
Partnerships and Activities: Explore the collaborative efforts of various regulatory agencies, driving extensive cybersecurity activities and initiatives across the federal landscape.

Don't miss this detailed breakdown of how the Executive Branch and CISA are key players in U.S. cyber policy, working tirelessly to safeguard the nation's digital infrastructure. Subscribe now to stay informed and engaged with the latest insights and discussions!

Episode 11: Key Players in U.S. Cyber Policy: Congress

On this episode of START HERE, join Sasha O'Connell, Drew Bagley, and Megan Brown as they navigate the crucial role of Congress in shaping U.S. cyber policy. This episode highlights how Congressional committees and lawmakers operate at the forefront of national cybersecurity efforts, coordinating responses, and setting policies.

Here's what you'll uncover in this episode:

Roles in Cyber Policy: Discover the critical roles played by Congress in formulating and enforcing U.S. cyber policy.
Congressional Structure: Learn about the structure of key Congressional committees, such as the House Committee on Homeland Security and the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, and their impact on cybersecurity legislation.
Legislative Tools and Authorities: Understand the tools and authorities Congress utilizes to influence cyber policy, including drafting legislation, oversight functions, and budgetary control.
Policy Influence: Explore where Congress tends to play in the policy space, from creating comprehensive cybersecurity strategies to addressing emerging threats through new laws.
Recent Trends: Dive into recent trends in Congressional action on cybersecurity, such as initiatives to protect critical infrastructure, enhance public-private partnerships, and respond to increasing cyber threats.
Stakeholder Engagement: Learn how stakeholders from the private sector, academia, civil society, and beyond can engage with Congress to have their voices heard and influence cyber policy decisions.

Don't miss this detailed breakdown of how Congress is a key player in U.S. cyber policy, working tirelessly to safeguard the nation's digital infrastructure.

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