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DHS Chief Denies Trump Claim That Migrants Are Being Sent To 'Sanctuary Cities'
"Our transportation is based on operational necessity," said Kevin McAleenan, acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.
Kevin McAleenan Says Family Separation Policy Was 'Effective,' But Laments Lost Public Trust
The acting DHS chief said he regretted that the policy led to a loss in faith, but didn't mention the thousands of children separated from their parents.
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Trump Said He Would Pardon Border Official If He Broke Law By Denying Migrants: CNN
The Department of Homeland Security denied the report, which CNN sourced to two senior administration officials.
Shake-Up At Homeland Security Goes Beyond Kirstjen Nielsen's Exit
President Donald Trump announced that U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan would take over for Nielsen on an acting basis.
Kevin McAleenan, Trump's Pick For Acting DHS Secretary, Defended Using Tear Gas On Migrants
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection commissioner will replace Kirstjen Nielsen as Department of Homeland Security secretary.
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Kirstjen Nielsen Is Out As Homeland Security Secretary
Nielsen and Trump had reportedly clashed over enforcement of the nation's immigration policies.
Border Enforcement Head Should Resign Over Migrant Child Death, Rep. Castro Says
“If I was the head of DHS, I would ask him to step down,” said U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro of Texas.
Trump's Border Chief Knocks Down President's Claim About 'Minor Form' Of Tear Gas
“It’s standard law enforcement issue," Kevin McAleenan told CNN's Chris Cuomo.
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