Overnight Cybersecurity: Calls grow for encryption panel

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–ON THE STUMP: The House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday released a report on encryption policy that endorsed a proposal from Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) and Sen. Mark WarnerMark WarnerOvernight Cybersecurity: Calls grow for encryption panel Homeland Security Committee pushes encryption commission in new report The Hill’s 12:30 Report MORE (D-Va.) to establish a formal commission to study the topic. “Future progress in addressing these

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