SECDEF Mattis to consider ban on personal cellphones at Pentagon

Secretary of Defense James Mattis is reviewing a potential ban on personal cellphones carried by civilian employees as he weighs concerns about breaches of security. “We take threats to security seriously and are always looking into any potential additional measures to further enhance the security of our of Department of Defense personnel,” Maj. Audricia Harris, a [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.