Mar. 25, 2019

WHAT: Former and current Pennsylvania House State Government Committee Chairmen Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) and Garth Everett (R-Lycoming/Union) will host a state Capitol news conference featuring Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer.

Shaffer is coming to Harrisburg to stress the critical interrelationship between election security and national security and offer his unparalleled expertise on hardening Pennsylvania voting systems to make them less susceptible to potential threats.

Shaffer is a nationally recognized cyber operations expert, having worked with the FBI, NSA and the CIA to develop both offensive and defensive cyber capabilities. He also created and directed Task Force STRATUS IVY, the first undercover offensive Cyber Unit at the Department of Defense and continues to advise the Pentagon, the Army War College and multiple members of the current cabinet on cyber threats and intervention issues.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 26, 9 a.m.

WHERE: State Capitol Media Center, Harrisburg.

LIVESTREAM: Log on to beginning at 8:55 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

Media contact: Ty McCauslin, 717.772.9979