Tag: Kirstjen Nielsen

At Least 1.1K Border Crossers, Illegal Aliens Released into U.S. over Weekend

At least 1,100 border crossers and illegal aliens were released into the interior of the United States this weekend, local reports confirm, as the country’s catch and release program surges. Reports out of San Antonio and Laredo, Texas, revealed that Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials under the direction of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen have […]

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DHS Releases 84.5K Border Crossers, Illegal Aliens into U.S. in Two Months

The Department of Homeland Security released 84,500 foreign family members into the United States since December after they crossed through the U.S.-Mexico border, Breitbart News has confirmed. In newly confirmed federal data from the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency, Breitbart News has learned the massive scale and scope of DHS’s ramped up Catch and […]

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Donald Trump Vetoes Attempt to Block National Emergency

President Donald Trump vetoed a bill designed to block his emergency declaration at the Southern Border on Friday, in a ceremony at the White House. “Today, I am vetoing this resolution,” Trump said. “Congress has the freedom to pass this resolution and I have the duty to veto it.” The president defied Speaker Nancy Pelosi, […]

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ICE Union: ‘Thousands of Illegal Aliens Are Being Released into U.S.’ with ‘Catch and Release in Overdrive’

The National Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Council says agents are being “overwhelmed” by mass, unchecked illegal immigration to the United States. In a letter to President Trump this week, the ICE union wrote that the Catch and Release program — whereby border crossers and illegal aliens are swiftly released into the interior of the […]

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Data: 1.7M Central American, Mexican Illegal Aliens Living in U.S. Despite Deportation Orders

There are more than 1.7 million illegal aliens from Central America and Mexico who have deportation orders or pending deportation orders that have yet to be deported from the United States. Documents obtained by the Immigration Reform Law Institute (IRLI) reveal that there are roughly 1.74 million illegal aliens from Central America and Mexico that […]

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DHS Secretary Nielsen Extends ‘Temporary’ Amnesty for South Sudanese

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen extended a temporary amnesty status for nationals from South Sudan a week after announcing a similar move for Sudanese, Haitians, Nicaraguans, and El Salvadorans living in the United States. On Friday, Nielsen announced that she would extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for about 84 South Sudanese nationals […]

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DHS Nielsen: ‘Open Borders Have Failed the American People’

Homeland security chief Kirstjen Nielsen suggested Congress has imposed a policy of open borders on the United States, amid predictions that 900,000 migrants will walk through border loopholes into jobs and communities this year. “The truth is that the politics and policies of open borders have failed the American people,” Nielsen tweeted after enduring a hearing […]

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Researchers: 103,000 Migrant Women Will Be Sexually Assaulted on Way to U.S. This Year

Crime data shows that roughly 2,600 migrants will be murdered and roughly 103,000 will be raped or assaulted during their 2019 migration to the United States, says an estimate prepared by Steven Kopits, president of Princeton Policy Advisors. “We estimate 80,000 migrant women were raped or coerced into sex during 2018, rising to 103,000 on higher migrant numbers in […]

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Hispanic Caucus: DACA Not Enough, Need Amnesty for All

Illegal migrants, recipients in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and those who have Temporary Protected Status (TPS) joined the House Hispanic Caucus at the Capitol in Washington, DC, on Wednesday for another push to codify amnesty for millions of people through “immigration reform” legislation. House Democrats have introduced legislation that would provide […]

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GOP/Democrats Lobby to Import Twice As Many Low-Skilled Foreign Workers

A coalition of Republican and Democrat Senators is lobbying Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to more than double the number of low-skilled foreign workers that businesses can import to take blue-collar American jobs. Eleven Republican and Democrat Senators, including Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Angus King (I-ME), are seeking to convince Nielsen […]

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Illegal Immigration Under Trump Projected to Surpass Obama Era Levels

President Trump is projected to oversee the largest flow of illegal immigration at the United States-Mexico border since former President Bush’s administration, surpassing every year of crossings under former President Obama. As Breitbart News reported, more than 76,000 border crossers attempted to enter the U.S. in the month of February — the most apprehensions of […]

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Trump’s DHS Extends ‘Temporary’ Amnesty for 300K Foreign Nationals

President Donald Trump’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is extending a temporary amnesty status for more than 300,000 foreign nationals, a notice from the agency states. In an announcement on Thursday, Nielsen said DHS would not only continue to comply with a preliminary injunction from last year — in which a federal […]

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Trump Officials Say ‘Rank-and-File’ Democrats Give Hope for President’s Deal

Vice President Mike Pence and administration officials expressed great hope in “rank and file” Democrats late Saturday to pass the immigration, border security, and government reopening package President Donald Trump unveiled moments before. Pence said the deal president Trump offered Saturday was the culmination of many meetings with both Democrats and Republicans on the issue […]

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DHS: Two NY MS-13 Stabbing Suspects Exploited Unaccompanied Minor Loophole to Enter U.S.

Two of the three suspects in the MS-13 gang-related assault of a Long Island teenager exploited the unaccompanied minor loophole after crossing the border illegally in South Texas, a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) official told Breitbart News. The two unaccompanied minors were transported to the New York area where they later allegedly carried out […]

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Pence: Nancy Pelosi a ‘No’ on Border Security Even if Trump Opens Government

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi refused Wednesday to negotiate border security, even if President Donald Trump reopens the government quickly,  Vice President Mike Pence recounted following the meeting. Pence detailed a moment during Wednesday’s White House shutdown meeting with Speaker Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. President Donald Trump asked Speaker Pelosi if she would […]

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VP Shutdown Meeting Ends, Trump Says: Not Much Headway

Staff from Congressional leadership and the White House discussed border security and the partial government shutdown with the Homeland Security Secretary and Vice President Mike Pence Saturday. Pence called the discussion “productive,” though he did not provide details of those discussions. “Secretary Nielsen was able to provide a full briefing on the crisis at the […]

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Donald Trump Prepared to Keep Government Shut Down Months or a Year

President Donald Trump remains resolute about allowing the government shutdown to go on if Democrats continue to refuse to fund border security. Trump confirmed comments from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who warned that the president was ready to keep the government shut down for up to a year. “I did say that, absolutely I […]

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Dem Rep. Jayapal: Nielsen Should Resign

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” Representative Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) called for the resignation of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. Guest host Joy Reid asked, “Do you think that she should be fired over these deaths of children?” Jayapal responded, “I do.” Jayapal added, “I think she should resign. I think — I was just stunned […]

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7 Times Hollywood Celebs Wished Violence Against Trump in 2018

Once again, several Hollywood celebrities spent the year fantasizing about violence against President Donald Trump, his family, members of his administration, and his supporters. While down from the more than dozen celebrities who imagined violence against Trump in 2017, the Hollywood hate was still savage from the likes of Jim Carrey, John Legend, and Rosie […]

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Trump Says Contract Awarded to Build 115 Miles of Border Wall in Texas

President Donald Trump claims he has awarded a contract to construct 115 miles of border wall in Texas as a partial government shutdown over the U.S.-Mexico border wall extends into Christmas Eve. “I am in the Oval Office & just gave out a 115-mile long contract for another large section of the Wall in Texas,” President […]

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Mark Krikorian: Democrats Try to Use Dead Child as ‘Martyr for Open Borders’

President Donald Trump and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen must wrap the blame for the dehydration death of a seven-year-old migrant child around the necks of her father, Ninth Circuit judges, and open-border progressives, says Mark Krikorian, director of the Center for Immigration Studies. Democrats “are trying to turn this poor little girl into a martyr for […]

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