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Trump Reportedly Plans To Fire DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen In Coming Weeks
"The Secretary is honored to lead the men and women" of the Department of Homeland Security, an agency spokesman said after the Washington Post report.
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Pentagon Declined DHS Proposal For Border Troops To Build Detention Facilities: Officials
By Phil Stewart, Reuters
The disclosure by officials illustrates the tension within the Trump administration over using military resources to fortify the border.
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The Border Is A Dark Zone For Government Accountability
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Trump's border troops stunt makes an already fraught situation worse.
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Leading For-Profit Prison And Immigration Detention Medical Company Sued At Least 1,395 Times
By Ken Silverstein, Yahoo News
The complaints allege a range of charges, including wrongful death, malpractice and inadequate medical care.
Kirstjen Nielsen Says U.S. Has No Intention Of Shooting Caravan Migrants
Whether troops would shoot back if migrants fired at them, the Homeland Security secretary said, is something the government will “have to work through.”
Amazon Pitched Its Controversial Facial Recognition Tech To ICE, Emails Show
ICE said it doesn't have a contract with Amazon for "Rekognition," but it has used similar software in the past.
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FEMA Chief Misused $150,000, Including A Family Trip To A Pineapple Farm, Report Finds
He will remain in his post and has been ordered to reimburse the government "as appropriate," the Homeland Security secretary said.
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How Trump Can Use Welfare To Stymie Immigration -- And Vice Versa
The proposal could help keep out immigrants and drive people off safety-net benefits.
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Trump Administration Seeks To Curtail Green Cards For Immigrants On Public Aid
By By Elliot Spagat, Associated Press
The announcement could help galvanize voters who have backed or opposed Trump’s crackdown on legal and illegal immigration.
Leah Millis / Reuters
Homeland Security Orders FEMA Boss To Pay For Personal Use Of Government Vehicles
But Administrator Brock Long won't lose his job -- for now.
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Canoe Group Sues Over Potomac River Shutdown For Trump's Golfing
The public is barred from a popular two-mile stretch of the Potomac whenever Trump visits his Virginia club.
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FEMA Chief Reportedly Considered Quitting As Florence Raged In His Home State
Long-simmering tensions with Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen have boiled over.
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Homeland Security Shifted $10 Million From FEMA For Immigrant Crackdown, Senator Says
“This is a scandal," Oregon Democrat Jeff Merkley said as the Carolinas brace for Hurricane Florence.
Homeland Security Analyst Leaves After His White Nationalist Ties Are Exposed
Ian M. Smith is out after The Atlantic bares a trove of emails.
Muslim Woman Says TSA Forced Her To Show Her Bloodied Pad During Airport Screening
Zainab Merchant said that after the horrifying incident, airport officials refused to give her their names and badge numbers so she would not be able to file a complaint.
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Migrant Parents Coerced Into Signing Documents They Didn’t Understand: Complaint
A new complaint says that in some cases, parents gave away rights to family reunification unknowingly.
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Trump's Wall Could Run Up Billions In Unforeseen Costs, Watchdog Report Warns
The Government Accountability Office said the Trump administration is not using realistic construction estimates.
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Republicans And Democrats Criticize Trump For Not Doing More To Secure Elections
By Deb Riechmann, AP
Various government agencies have been at work to ensure safe voting, but Trump himself rarely talks about the issue.
Family Separation Officials Can’t Answer What Went Wrong
Only one of the five officials testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee was able to answer a question from Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) about the family separation crisis at the border: what went wrong?
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Homeland Security Advisory Council Members Resign Over 'Repugnant' Family Separations
"This is child kidnapping, plain and simple," Eilzabeth Holtzman wrote.
Leah Millis / Reuters
Kirstjen Nielsen: Russian Interference In Election Infrastructure Meant To 'Cause Chaos' For Both Parties
The Homeland Security secretary was forced to clarify comments she made Thursday at the Aspen Security Forum.
57 Immigrant Kids Under 5 Have Been Reunited With Parents, Government Says
The government still hasn't given children back to parents it already deported.
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Trump's Crackdown On Families Isn't Stopping Them From Crossing The Border
Apprehensions at the southwestern border are down. But arrests of people traveling as families remain about the same.
Trump May Deport 1,200 People To Yemen As The U.S. Bombs The Country
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The Homeland Security Department will soon decide whether to end temporary protected status for Yemenis in America.
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Georgetown University Alums Call On Fellow Alum Kirstjen Nielsen To Resign
Hundreds of alumni say the homeland security secretary “disgraces” their school with migrant family separations.
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Trump Hits Back At Maxine Waters
President Donald Trump has hit back at Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) after she apparently advocated the harassment of his cabinet.
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