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Kirstjen Nielsen Is Rejoining The Trump Administration

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Kirstjen Nielsen is rejoining the Trump administration after she stepped down as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security six months ago. The White House announced on Wednesday that President Donald Trump has appointed Nielsen to the National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC). Members of the NIAC, which is an entity in the Homeland Security Department, advises the administration on how ...

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Report: Nielsen Stopped Plan For Mass Migrant Family Arrests Shortly Before She Was Ousted

Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and ICE acting director Ron Vitiello were both fired shortly after challenging a major White House plan to arrest thousands of illegal immigrants across the U.S. Weeks before they were fired by President Donald Trump in April, Nielsen and Vitiello put a stop to a secret White House proposal to apprehend thousands of parents ...

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Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns as Homeland Security Chief

  President Trump announced Sunday that Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is resigning from her post in the Trump administration, bringing an end to the, at-times rocky, relationship between the president and her. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position, and I would like to thank her for her service…. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April ...

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Trump Administration Asking Congress To Make It Easier To Deport Migrant Children

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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is requesting Congress pass a legislative measure that gives her department greater authority to address the growing migrant crisis at the U.S. southern border. Nielsen asked lawmakers to make it easier for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to deport unaccompanied alien children (UAC), to allow migrants file asylum requests within their home countries, and ...

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Border Crossings To Reach Highest Levels In Over A Decade, Nielsen Warns

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen pushed back against claims that the U.S.-Mexico border crisis is “manufactured” and warned that crossings are on track to reach levels not seen in over 10 years. “I want to cut through the politics today to tell you loud and clear: There is no ‘manufactured’ crisis at our southern border. There is a real-life humanitarian and security ...

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Kirstjen Nielsen Says DHS Will Continue To Enforce The Law Despite Democrats’ Opposition

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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said her agency will continue to enforce immigration laws, despite facing heavy opposition from Congressional Democrats. “Well, two things. One, I would say we’re a law enforcement agency. So we enforce the law,” Nielsen said Thursday on “Fox & Friends.” “You know, I said it before, but I really fear for our democracy ...

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Trump Administration Issues New Restrictions on Asylum at the U.S.-Mexico Border [Full Text]

Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen today announced a rule (full text at the bottom of article) declaring that those aliens who contravene the presidential suspension or limitation on entry into the United States through the southern border with Mexico issued under section 212(f) or 215(a)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) ...

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Watch: CNN’s Acosta beclowns himself in White House Press Briefing – 8/2/18 [video + transcript]

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Ambassador Bolton, FBI Director Christopher Wray, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, and Commander of the U.S. Cyber Command General Paul Nakasone held a briefing to update the media on the events and issues of the day including: Trump asks for additional tariffs on Chinese goods Trump’s tweet to Jeff Sessions about Mueller probe 3-D ...

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MXDC Cocina Mexicana escapes the fate of the Red Hen

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A Washington DC area Mexican restaurant has, so far, escaped the same backlash that a Lexington, Virginia restaurant did after Trump administration officials were forced out of both establishments. Last week, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was harassed at MXDC Cocina Mexicana by a group of socialists who may have been alerted to Nielsen’s presence by restaurant staff. ...

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Watch: White House Press Briefing with Sarah Sanders and Kirstjen Nielsen 6/18/18 [video + transcript]

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White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen hold a briefing to update the media on the events and issues of the day including: Trump administration’s “Zero-Tolerance” policy on illegal immigration Separation of children from illegal aliens who are imprisoned awaiting prosecution President’s meeting with the National Space Council and establishment of the “Space ...

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Trump administration proposes streamlined H-2A visa program for farm workers

A long-standing argument for open borders is that there are jobs, like crop picking, that Americans just won’t do. Instead of fighting against that argument, members of the Trump administration announced Thursday that they would make it easier for foreign farm workers to get visas to work in the U.S legally and incentivize farmers to use tools that ensure a ...

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Trump and administration officials suddenly cancel trips

President Donald Trump canceled his trip to the Summit of the Americas on Tuesday, other members of his administration have also canceled trips planned for this week. “President Trump will not attend the 8th Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru or travel to Bogota, Colombia as originally scheduled,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement Tuesday. ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Thursday, October 12, 2017

Donald and Melania Trump at Mar-a-Lago

President Donald Trump will receive his daily intelligence briefing then sign an Executive Order to promote healthcare choice and competition. In the afternoon, the President and First Lady Melania Trump will participate in the announcement of Secretary of Homeland Security nominee Kirstjen Nielsen. President Trump’s schedule for 10/12/17  10:00 AM Receive daily intelligence briefing – Oval Office 11:15 AM Sign Executive Order ...

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