Homeland Security

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April 25, 2019 - 5:19 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House blocked adviser Stephen Miller from testifying before congressional committees on immigration and a staff shakeup at the Department of Homeland Security, prompting lawmakers on Thursday to demand internal communications on the topic...
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April 08, 2019 - 5:24 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, COLLEEN LONG and JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles is leaving the Trump administration, the White House said, amid a shake-up in the upper echelon of the Department of Homeland Security. White House press secretary Sarah...
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January 05, 2019 - 7:39 am
By COLLEEN LONG and ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — In Washington, it's all about the wall. At the border, it's only part of the story. Border authorities are struggling with outdated facilities ill-equipped to handle the growing increase in family migrants, resulting in...
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September 06, 2018 - 11:03 am
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration says it plans to sidestep a court agreement that limited detention for immigrant children. The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday it would terminate the agreement, which requires the...
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In this June 18, 2018 photo, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speak to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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June 20, 2018 - 12:00 pm
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department to keep families together in detention after they are detained crossing the border illegally...
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