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Elise Foley

Janet Napolitano Voices Support For Executive Action On Immigration

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.28.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama has the authority to take executive action on immigration -- and that's what he should do, says former Homeland Security Secret...

Dem Rep Rips Into Potential Obama Pick

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) said New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly would be a "poor choice" to head up the Department of Homeland Security...

Napolitano Reportedly Set To Resign

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will announce her resignation on Friday, according to Reuters and the Los Angeles Times. The LA Times ...

Napolitano Says Cuts Won't Affect Border

AP | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

HOUSTON — Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says a new congressional budget should ease the need to furlough or cut overtime hours fo...

Napolitiano: Sequestration Already Causing Airport Delays

AP | ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 05.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — U.S. airports, including Los Angeles International and O'Hare International in Chicago, are already experiencing delays in customs ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Congressman Revives Report Warning Of Right-Wing Extremism

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It’s been almost two years since Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.), as a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, watched conservati...

Homeland Security Secretary Urges Hurricane Plan

AP | Posted 08.01.2012 | Green

MIAMI -- U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano wants to make sure Americans are prepared for the start of the Atlantic hurri...

Andrea Stone

Janet Napolitano: Homeland Security, Economic Security Go 'Hand-In-Hand'

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top administration official on Monday signaled that the focus of homeland security in 2012 would shift in emphasis to business and the...

Review Of 300,000 Deportation Cases Begins

Posted 11.17.2011 | Latino Voices

Today, the Department of Homeland Security will begin its review of the 300,000 pending deportation cases, distinguishing between "high priority" and ...

Napolitano Predicts Better Airline Passenger Screening In Future

AP | By EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 11.06.2011 | Travel

WASHINGTON -- Homeland Security Department Secretary Janet Napolitano predicted Tuesday that airline passengers in the future will no longer be instru...

Elise Foley

Janet Napolitano Predicts 'Very Robust' Deportation

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Janet Napolitano, secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, defended the administration's new deportation policy on Tuesday, say...

Janet Napolitano: Aviation Is Still Biggest Terror Target

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.21.2011 | Travel

Terrorists continue to target aviation more than any other U.S. vulnerability, according to Department of Homeland Securiy secretary Janet Napolitano....

Elise Foley

Iraq War Veteran Spared From Deportation, Prosecution

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 09.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A military veteran who was facing deportation will likely be allowed to stay in the United States after he was released from immigration...

OMB Orders Government Agencies to Monitor Disgruntled Employees -- What's Next?

Coleen Rowley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

The White House and its paranoid Barney Fife bureaucrats have set their gun sights on the "insider threat" lurking within top secret America itself.

Ink Cartridges Banned, Other Security Measures Announced

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The U.S. is banning ink cartridges over 16 ounces from passenger flights, as well as air cargo from Somalia, MSNBC is reporting. A ban on air cargo fr...

Haiti: TPS and the Coming Negativity

Martha St Jean | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Martha St Jean

I encourage Haitians to claim their identity as the posterity of the first black republic, not as descendants of the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. It is not political strength, hurricanes, or earthquakes that define us.

Jason Linkins

Napolitano Assailed For Not Showing Sufficient 'Emotion' In Response To Flight 253 Incident

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Raw Story pulls out another objectively idiotic statement from the frantic Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.): In the wake of the attempted bombing of a plane ...

AZ Sheriff Plans to Bus "Illegals" to the Border after DHS Authority Revoked

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

Despite recently losing authority over agents from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced Tuesday that he will "continue to crack down on illegal immigration" by enforcing state laws.

"Toughest Sheriff in America" Stripped of ICE Agent Status

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

The 287(g) provision has been one of the most controversial aspects of the immigration debate because of allegations that law enforcement officers use 287(g) authorization to investigate the immigration status of individuals who have not committed serious crimes.

Napolitano Splits GOP; Leaders Not Calling For Resignation

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House and senior lawmakers on both sides of the aisle defended Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on Thursday as a cadre of Republ...

Applying the "Obama Model" for Homeland Security

Arnold Bogis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arnold Bogis

To improve homeland security, the administration must reach out to citizens and provide real education about the threats they face.

Napolitano Failed To Complete Security Plan For Own State

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — President-elect Barack Obama's choice for homeland security chief blames budget problems and the difficulty coordinating agencies in A...

Dammit, Janet! Napolitano's Ascent to Homeland Security Could Leave Arizona High and Dry

Randall Amster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Randall Amster

By most accounts, Jane Napolitano's been a competent and capable governor, which is something of a rarity in the annals of Arizona.

Her Confirmation Will Be the Hot Fight Ticket in the Beltway

Mario Solis-Marich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Solis-Marich

While pundits and bloggers continue their Clinton obsession, right wing strategists are targeting Governor Janet Napolitano for confirmation fun and games.

Ms. Napolitano Goes to Washington (With Mixed Feelings)

Francine Hardaway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Francine Hardaway

I don't have inside information, but she sure knows a lot about what the Department of Homeland Security does, and what it needs to do for someone who intends to run for the Senate.