12.06.17

Daines Pushes Intelligence Community to Combat Cyber Attacks

U.S. SENATE — U.S. Senator Steve Daines today questioned members of the intelligence community on what actions they are taking to combat cyber-attacks against Americans and to keep America safe. 

Cyber Attack Committee

Click HERE to watch Daines’ remarks.

Click HERE to download Daines’ remarks.

In his questions, he highlighted the recent attack on Montana’s Columbia Falls School District, which affected over fifteen thousand students and forced the closure of several schools. 

Daines attended a Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee hearing where members discussed what actions must be taken to protect Americans from cyber-attacks by terrorists and other extremist groups online, while also protecting Americans’ constitutional liberties.

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