Department of Homeland Security

White Nationalism

DHS Just Finally Recognized White Nationalism as a Major Terror Threat

Its the first time the department has placed major emphasis on countering the threat of white nationalism coming from inside the U.S.
Tess Owen
13 hours ago
immigration

DHS Canceled Congressional Tour of Immigrant Detention Facilities at Last Minute, Members Say

They tried to visit 11 Border Patrol stations that they'd toured last week, where there were “serious ongoing problems"
Gaby Del Valle
8.29.19
immigration

The Trump Administration Is Taking Millions Away from FEMA for More ICE Beds

Instead of getting congressional approval, DHS sent a notice saying the administration has the authority because of extraordinary circumstances.
Gaby Del Valle
8.27.19
immigration

The Number of Migrants Forced to Wait Out Their Cases in Mexico Exploded in July

The Trump administration expanded the policy to two additional cities
Gaby Del Valle
8.27.19
immigration

Mexico Is Tired of Trump’s Remain in Mexico Policy — And Finally Doing Something About It

Mexican officials are trying to limit the number of migrants sent back, according to an internal Department of Homeland Security Briefing obtained by BuzzFeed News.
Gaby Del Valle
8.23.19
immigration

Trump's Homeland Security Chief Is Giving Bad Immigration Data to Congress

Kevin McAleenan said that 90% of asylum seekers don't show up for their hearings. That's not true.
Gaby Del Valle
6.12.19
immigration

Everything that happened during Trump's immigration purge this week

In the past week, President Trump made sweeping and at times unprecedented changes to the nation's immigration leadership.
Alex Lubben
4.13.19
immigration

The guy now running ICE thinks detention is like "summer camp"

The Department of Homeland Security is still reeling from a major shake-up this week.
Alex Lubben
4.12.19
immigration

The Trump administration floated a plan to bus migrants to sanctuary cities

Trump confirmed the administration is still giving the plan "strong consideration" to punish the "Radical Left"
Emma Ockerman
4.12.19
immigration

“It’s a mess:” The GOP is pretty pissed at Trump's gutting of Homeland Security

The major shakeup at DHS is widely believed to be at the urging of Stephen Miller, an immigration hard-liner.
Emma Ockerman
4.9.19
White Nationalism

Ilhan Omar straight-up called Stephen Miller a white nationalist

“Stephen Miller is a white nationalist,” Omar wrote on Twitter. “The fact that he still has influence on policy and political appointments is an outrage.”
Rex Santus
4.9.19
immigration

Democrats made a move to be able to drop by ICE detention centers whenever they want

Some visits have taken weeks to organize, and several legislators have been denied access altogether.
Emma Ockerman
4.8.19
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