Federation of American Scientists

Recent Activity from Federation of American Scientists

FAS submits public comment against proposed DHS expansion of biometric collection affecting millions of immigrants and U.S. citizens

This week, the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) submitted a public comment urging the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to withdraw its proposed rule that would expand the amount of highly personal biometric data collected from prospective immigrants, their families, and their employers. On September 11, 2020, DHS issued a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) […]

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Federation of American Scientists calls on United and American to reverse their decision to fully book planes

Washington, DC, June 30, 2020 Mr. Doug Parker Chairman and Chief Executive Officer American Airlines Mr. Scott Kirby Chief Executive Officer United Airlines Dear Mr. Parker and Mr. Kirby, As representative of an organization dedicated to a safe and more secure world, I write to express my strong concerns about your recent decisions to return […]

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