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22 Oct 2018, 8:33 am by Kent Scheidegger
Stephen Dinan reports for the Washington Times:Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen warned Sunday that the illegal immigrant caravan heading toward the U.S. could be exploited by cartels that control most of the illegal flow of people through Latin America. [read post]
26 Jan 2018, 6:32 am by Kylee Clark
The NAACP [advocacy website] filed a lawsuit [complaint, PDF; press release] Wednesday against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), former acting secretary Elaine Costanzo Duke and current secretary Kirstjen Nielsen after the Trump administration revoked the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitian citizens in November 2017. [read post]
20 Jun 2018, 7:08 am by Erik Slobe
The attorneys general from 20 states and the District of Columbia sent a letter [text, PDF] to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen [official websites] on Tuesday calling for the end to the Justice Department's policy of separating children from their parents who cross the US border seeking asylum. [read post]
1 Feb 2018, 10:39 am by Sean Rohtla
Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen continued TPS status for Syria based on the continuing armed conflict and other extraordinary conditions in the country, saying:After carefully considering conditions on the ground, I have determined that it is necessary to extend the Temporary Protected... [read post]
27 Sep 2018, 4:10 pm by Ryan J. Farrick
Signed Friday by DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, the proposal’s intent is to prevent immigrants from becoming legal permanent residents if they’re ‘public charges. [read post]
22 Nov 2018, 7:30 am by Quinta Jurecic
Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and Chief of Staff John Kelly reportedly raised concerns over the constitutionality of the authorization, Politico writes. [read post]
7 Jun 2018, 9:00 am by Lyttle Law Firm, PLLC
Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently released a statement declaring the addition of 15,000 H-2B temporary visas to be issued to non-agricultural foreign workers for Fiscal Year 2018. [read post]
16 Feb 2018, 1:23 pm by rbnadm
Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen said that the decision was made after reviewing whether the disaster-related conditions that the designation was based on continue to exist. [read post]
14 Nov 2019, 3:41 am by Josh Blackman
[In the circuit courts, DOJ cited the Nielsen memorandum as providing an "independent" basis to rescind DACA] The DACA litigation turns, in part, on two separate memoranda issued by two Homeland Security Secretaries: (1) a memorandum from Secretary Elaine Duke, and  (2) a memorandum from Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. [read post]
28 Dec 2017, 9:25 pm by Gary A. Pappas
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has announced new security measures applicable to all countries in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). [read post]
14 Aug 2020, 11:18 am by Thomas DeLorenzo
After the departure of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in April 2019, Kevin McAleenan assumed the leadership position of the agency. [read post]
6 May 2018, 3:32 pm by Forrest G. Read IV
In a not unexpected move, the Secretary of Homeland Security, Kirstjen M. [read post]
21 Mar 2018, 6:42 am by William Ford
The committee will hear testimony from the following witnesses: Kirstjen Nielsen, secretary of homeland security (Prepared Testimony) Jeh Johnson, former secretary of homeland security (Prepared Testimony) Jeanette Manfra, assistant secretary of homeland security for the office of cyber security and communications (Prepared Testimony) Jim Condos, secretary of state for Vermont (Prepared Testimony) Eric Rosenbach, co-director of the Belfer Center for Science and… [read post]
4 Aug 2018, 8:18 am
• The sheer number of internet-connected devices, from cars to pacemakers, means the risks are growing by the day.The big picture: Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said this week that the U.S. is in "crisis mode," comparing the danger of a massive attack to a Category 5 hurricane looming on the horizon. [read post]