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Homeland Security News: Secretary Nielsen Statement on FEMA 2017 Hurricane Season After-Action Report

WASHINGTON – Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen released the following statement regarding the release of FEMA’s 2017 Hurricane Season After-Action Report yesterday: “By capturing the insights gained from the previous hurricane season, this report, which is focused only on the efforts of DHS and FEMA, provides a transformative roadmap for how we respond … Continue reading Homeland Security News: Secretary Nielsen Statement on FEMA 2017 Hurricane Season After-Action Report

Homeland Security News: DHS Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen to Travel to Mexico

WASHINGTON – Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen will travel to Mexico City, Mexico with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin on Friday, July 13th.  While in Mexico, Secretary Nielsen will meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray Caso, Secretary of Governance Alfonso Navarrete Prida, and … Continue reading Homeland Security News: DHS Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen to Travel to Mexico

Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen’s Meetings in Guatemala

WASHINGTON – On July 10, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen met with foreign and security ministers from Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Mexico in Guatemala City, Guatemala to discuss joint international efforts to combat human trafficking, drug smuggling, and illegal immigration.  During these meetings, the ministers and Secretary Nielsen reiterated their commitment to … Continue reading Homeland Security News: Readout from Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen’s Meetings in Guatemala

Homeland Security News: Secretary Nielsen Announces Ronald D. Vitiello to Serve as Acting Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

WASHINGTON – Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen announced that Ronald D. Vitiello will serve as Deputy Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), effective Saturday, June 30.  He will also take on the role as the Acting Director of ICE.  Vitiello currently serves as the Acting Deputy Commissioner of U.S. Customs … Continue reading Homeland Security News: Secretary Nielsen Announces Ronald D. Vitiello to Serve as Acting Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Statement By Secretary Nielsen On House Passage To Create The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency

Secretary Nielsen, Homeland Security commends the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 3359 and urges Senate to pass similar legislation WASHINGTON, DC/December 11, 2017 (STL.News) – “I commend the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 3359. I urge the Senate to pass similar legislation. As the events of this morning illustrate, our nation’s critical infrastructure … Continue reading Statement By Secretary Nielsen On House Passage To Create The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency