Why Is Jeh Johnson Flexing Muscle Now Less Than Fifteen Days Before A New Administration

Statement by Secretary Jeh Johnson on the Designation of Election Infrastructure as a Critical Infrastructure Subsector Release Date: January 6, 2017 For Immediate Release I have determined that election infrastructure in this country should be designated as a subsector of the existing Government Facilities critical infrastructure sector. Given the vital role elections play in this country, it is clear that certain systems and assets of election infrastructure meet the definition of critical infrastructure, in fact and in law. I have reached this determination so that election infrastructure will, on a more formal and enduring basis, be a priority for cybersecurity … Continue reading