Yvette Clarke

Cyber grants are a 'game changer,' CISA leader tells Congress


CISA Executive Director Brandon Wales told Congress a goal of the new program is to get state and local governments to a "common baseline."

New $1.1 billion smart-cities bill prioritizes equity, sponsors say


The five-year proposal comes as Congress and the White House debate a major infrastructure plan.

House members propose $500 million in state and local cyber grants


"A dedicated cybersecurity grant program is long overdue," said NASCIO, which has lobbied for more federal support to fight threats like ransomware.

House members to try again on state and local cyber grants


The leaders of a House cybersecurity subcommittee said a new version of a grant program for state and local governments will be introduced "in the coming days."

House cybersecurity chair plans to reintroduce state and local grant proposal


Rep. Yvette Clarke said she will put forward a bill creating an annual $500 million grant program to help state and local governments invest in cybersecurity.

Congressional Smart Cities Caucus to launch in March


The legislative branch is opening its doors to help those driving the smart city movement.