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Source: United States Senator for Nebraska Deb Fischer

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Commerce Committee, received the Security Industry Association (SIA) Legislator of the Year Award for her work on the Developing and Growing the Internet of Things (DIGIT) Act. Fischer released the following statement after receiving the award:

“Throughout my time in public service, I’ve worked hard to enact policies that will increase connectivity and pave the way for new technology. With the DIGIT Act, we can deliver a multitude of innovative and secure solutions across many economic sectors. I want to thank SIA for this recognition, and I look forward to working with them in the future.”

More about the Legislator of the Year Award from SIA:

The SIA Legislator of the Year Award is presented to members of Congress and other elected officials demonstrating extraordinary leadership in advancing legislation and policies that encourage the effective use of security solutions to enhance public safety and to protect critical infrastructure. This award is presented annually at SIA GovSummit.

More on the DIGIT Act here.