FBI agents arrest suspected white supremacist from Texas, accusing him in scheme that targeted former DHS Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen and a prominent news organization.
Trump says acting Homeland Security chief Chad Wolf (who was chief of staff to Kirstjen Nielsen) has a lot of "mental acuity.” “You figured it out,” he says. Wolf “stepped into that position like it was made for him and he was made for it.”
Let's be clear: This administration's dehumanization and cruelty toward migrants will not stop after Kirstjen Nielsen leaves office. It is their principal policy.
"Your silence and your amnesia is complicity”: Sen. Cory Booker unleashes on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen after she says she doesn’t remember President Trump using the word “shithole” to refer to African countries at the DACA meeting
I have repeatedly called for Kirstjen Nielsen's resignation for her lies in service of ’s abhorrent immigration policies, and I welcome her decision today. History will not judge her or the president kindly.
In the name of the 711 lost children, the families that have been "deleted" by her agency, and common decency, I'm calling on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, the architect of this humanitarian disaster, to step down.
Kirstjen Nielsen should resign immediately. She is leading an agency that has separated children from their parents and attempted to use them as leverage. It’s immoral and she should go.