REPORT: Acting DHS Secretary Under Investigation

Washington Examiner Says Kevin McAleenan Under Investigation For Leaks

July 12, 2019 - 3:58 pm

Washington, D.C. ( - The Washington Examiner is reporting Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan is under investigation for leaks that stopped an ICE enforcement operation in June.  Three senior administration officials told the Examiner of the investigation.

The leak was published June 21st.  According to the Examiner, McAleenan opposed the operation because it could take a parent out of a home with children in it.  The operation was supposed to take place June 23rd.  

McAleenan has denied being the leaker in the past.   ICE is planning another enforcement action this weekend.