Journalists were allowed into a border detention facility in Donna, Texas, for the first time.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) questioned the acting head of DHS over a secret, racist Facebook group that featured photoshopped images of the congresswoman being raped.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren spearheaded a letter in which lawmakers say they're “deeply concerned by reports of chaotic attempts to reunify parents and children.”
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he “can’t imagine” splitting up children and their mothers except under certain circumstances.
DHS's John Roth is also looking into the botched rollout of the president's executive order.
If people are continuing to be detained and screened that would not have been before the executive order was issued, then we may well have a constitutional crisis on our hands.
The Department of Homeland Security is reviewing whether it should stop relying on for-profit companies to run detention centers.
The game is rigged, and "we the people" keep getting dealt the same losing hand.
Last week was a turning point. The U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) announcement that it will wind down its use of private prisons is a major step in the struggle to end for-profit incarceration in America.
The DNC hack has certainly captured the attention of the government, with DHS Secretary Johnson acknowledging that the nation's