CFSI News

Honoring an American Patriot: Senator John McCain

The CFSI Board of Directors and staff extend their sympathies to the family of Senator John McCain on the loss of a true American hero, distinguished Senator of Arizona and an original co-chairman of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus.

Senator Jon Tester Named CFSI’s 2018 Legislator of the Year

The Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) presented Senator Jon Tester (MT) the 2018 CFSI Legislator of the Year. A co-chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus since 2013, Senator Tester has been a tireless champion on Capitol Hill for the nation’s fire and emergency services.

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Hill Updates

House Appropriations Committee Advances Fiscal Year 2019 Funding Bill

(July 25, 2018) – On Wednesday, July 25th, the House Appropriations Committee approved the Fiscal Year 2019 Homeland Security Appropriations Act.  The funding bill provides $350 million each for the Assistance to Firefighters (AFG) and Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant programs.  This is the same amount as the programs are funded […]

House Unanimously Approves Firefighter Cancer Registry Act

(June 22, 2018) – Earlier today, the House unanimously approved H.R. 931, the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act.  The bipartisan legislation creates a specialized national registry to provide researchers and epidemiologists with the tools and resources needed to improve research collection activities related to the monitoring of cancer incidence among firefighters. The House had previously passed […]

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The Associates Club is a program designed primarily for individuals seeking to support CFSI’s mission to educate members of Congress about the challenges facing our nation’s one million first responders.

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The CFSI Corporate Partners Program is a six-tiered program offering an array of special benefits that enable companies to enhance their involvement and exposure in the fire and emergency services at the national level.

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