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Kirstjen Nielsen

Mattis, Nielsen address US troops at border

November 14, 2018

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen are inspecting troops at the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas, even though the caravan of migrants that prompted the deployment is headed to California . (Nov. 14)

Nielsen says US ready for cybersecurity trouble

November 7, 2018

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says cybersecurity officials are ready to respond to any kind of problem in the midterm election, although they’re hoping for the best. (Nov. 6)

Nielsen tours border wall, urges Congress to act

October 26, 2018

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is asking Congress to support more infrastructure, manpower and technology as the Trump administration looks to build a "border wall system" along the southern border. (Oct. 26)

DHS chief offers condolences, highlights response

September 17, 2018

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says the FEMA has 300 people on the ground and is ready to go into places such as Wilmington, North Carolina, as soon as it is safe to do so. (Sept. 17)

Nielsen: Election meddlers will pay ‘high price’

August 22, 2018

After an attempt to break into the Democratic National Committee's voter database had been thwarted, an official said Wednesday, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said those meddling in our election will pay a "high price." (Aug. 22)

Senator Dick Durbin Seeks Nielsen Resignation

July 31, 2018

A top Democrat called for Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing that saw lawmakers criticize the Trump administration policy of separating migrant children from their detained parents. (July 31)

Nielsen at Capitol Ahead of Immigration Vote

June 21, 2018

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen trekked to the Capitol on Thursday, where she was asked by Rep. Michael McCaul about President Donald Trump's signing of an order to stop his family separation policy along the southern border. (June 21)

DHS Head Nielsen Heckled At Mexican Restaurant

June 20, 2018

About a dozen protesters heckled Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen about the Trump administration's immigration policy as she ate dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington. (June 20)

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