Bryan Bender

Bryan Bender, who joined the Globe's Washington Bureau in 2001, covers the US military, global terrorism, the international arms trade, and government secrecy.

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Homeland Security debate threatens storm relief for N.E.

By Jessica Meyers and , Globe Staff

Millions of federal dollars to help the region are threatened by the latest partisan budget morass in Congress.

As Iraq veteran, Moulton torn on OK for troops

By , Globe Staff

The House freshman is struggling with the president’s request to formally authorize the air campaign against the Islamic State.

Islamic leader says US officials unfairly target Muslims

By , Globe Staff

Yusufi Vali, a top Muslim leader in Boston, had been assisting in a federal effort to identify potential homegrown terrorists.

Boston 2024 team begins D.C. push for political support

By , Globe Staff

Organizers are seeking support in Congress for taxpayer-funded security measures that will cost at least $1 billion.