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Politics Apr 08AP sources: Secret Service director to leave Trump administration
According to two administration officials who spoke on the condition of anonymity, the departure of U.S. Secret Service Director Randolph “Tex” Alles stems from a personality conflict within the agency.
Politics Apr 07Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has resigned
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigned on Sunday amid the administration’s growing frustration and bitterness over the number of Central American families crossing the southern border, two people familiar with the decision said.
Politics Apr 06Trump struggles with a growing problem on the border
Trump, who campaigned on a promise to secure the border, has thrown virtually every option his aides have been able to think of at the problem, to little avail.
Politics Apr 05Trump sidelines ICE nominee for a ‘tougher direction’ on immigration
Longtime border official Ron Vitiello appeared to be cruising toward confirmation to lead the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. But on Friday, President Trump confirmed he had pulled the nomination, even as he called Vitiello a "good man."…
Politics Apr 03Arrest renews security concerns at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago
Democrats have requested the FBI investigate security vulnerabilities after a woman carrying two Chinese passports and a device containing computer malware was arrested at Mar-a-Lago.
Politics Apr 02Trump eases threat to close U.S.-Mexico border
While Trump on Tuesday did not back off the idea completely, he said he was pleased with steps Mexico had taken in recent days.
Politics Apr 02Trump considers naming ‘immigration czar’
Trump is weighing at two potential candidates: former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli.
Nation Mar 30Number of asylum seekers sent back over border to grow
Border officials are aiming to more than quadruple the number of asylum seekers sent back over the southern border each day, a major expansion of a top government effort to address the swelling number of Central Americans arriving in the…
Nation Mar 06WATCH: Sen. McSally reveals officer raped her in the Air Force
McSally, the first female fighter pilot to fly in combat, said Wednesday that she was raped in the Air Force by a superior officer.
Politics Mar 06WATCH: Kirstjen Nielsen testifies on border security, future of border wall
The hearing was rescheduled from February when Nielsen said she was not available to testify.