homeland security

Trump is trying to make it too expensive for poor American immigrants to stay

Trump is trying to make it too expensive for poor American immigrants to stay

The application fee for naturalization is about to go up from $640 to $1170.

Homeland Security doesn’t want Americans' airport face scans after all

Earlier this week, reports circulated that Homeland Security wanted to scan the faces of travelers, including US citizens, as they enter or leave the country. Naturally, critics raised concerns that

Homeland Security wants airport face scans for US citizens

Homeland Security is joining the ranks of government agencies pushing for wider use of facial recognition for US travelers. The department has proposed that US citizens, not just visa holders and

DHS wants to expand airport face recognition scans to include US citizens

Homeland Security wants to expand facial recognition checks for travelers arriving to and departing from the U.S. to also include citizens, which had previously been exempt from the mandatory checks.

Jeanette Manfra, senior DHS cybersecurity official, to leave government

Jeanette Manfra, one of the most senior and experienced U.S. cybersecurity officials, is leaving government after more than a decade in the public sector. Manfra, who served as assistant director for

Federal judge rules suspicionless device searches at the border are illegal

Civil liberties advocates just scored an important victory in a bid to prevent arbitrary device searches at the US border. A federal court handling a 2017 lawsuit has ruled that US policies allowing
Which Democratic Candidates Are National Security Employees Opening Their Wallets for?

Which Democratic Candidates Are National Security Employees Opening Their Wallets for?

Data shows that members of the State Department and the military are investing in candidates who are not currently topping national polls.
Acting DHS chief Kevin McAleenan resigns

Acting DHS chief Kevin McAleenan resigns

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan submitted his resignation to the White House on Friday, after serving in the post since April. What are the details? President Donald
Leftist protesters relentlessly chant, shout down Homeland Security secretary's speech — until he finally gives up and leaves stage

Leftist protesters relentlessly chant, shout down Homeland Security secretary's speech — until he finally gives up and leaves stage

A group of leftist protesters were caught on video Monday repeatedly shouting chants and interrupting acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan's speech at Georgetown University — until he
White Supremacy Has Triggered a Terrorism Panic

White Supremacy Has Triggered a Terrorism Panic

The collective response to white nationalism has swung wildly from complacency to terrified myth-making.
Ron Johnson’s Homeland Security Committee may investigate the Bidens and Ukraine

Ron Johnson’s Homeland Security Committee may investigate the Bidens and Ukraine

Collusion? The post Ron Johnson’s Homeland Security Committee may investigate the Bidens and Ukraine appeared first on Hot Air.

US investigates escort and massage sites over human trafficking

Backpage is no more, but US authorities are still determined to crack down on sites that enable human trafficking and other crimes. Wall Street Journal sources say Homeland Security, the Justice

Homeland Security details social media collection from immigrants

The Department of Homeland Security has explained how it will demand social media info from asylum from newcomers to the US beyond visa applicants. A notice in the Federal Register makes clear that
Is the Navy stonewalling Congress on UFO sightings?

Is the Navy stonewalling Congress on UFO sightings?

The truth may not be out there The post Is the Navy stonewalling Congress on UFO sightings? appeared first on Hot Air.

Facebook, Google meet intelligence agencies to talk 2020 election security

Both intelligence agencies and tech companies are gearing up to secure the 2020 US election, and that apparently includes some heart-to-heart conversations between the two. Bloomberg sources have
IG report says FEMA failed to keep its IT systems up to acceptable standards despite warnings

IG report says FEMA failed to keep its IT systems up to acceptable standards despite warnings

As Hurricane Dorian nears the U.S. coast, an IG report said that FEMA failed to keep its IT systems up to acceptable standards for more than a decade despite multiple warnings.What did the report
Woman attacks Florida Homeland Security office with Molotov cocktail

Woman attacks Florida Homeland Security office with Molotov cocktail

A Florida woman was arrested Friday after she attacked a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office in Oakland Park — just 30 miles north of Miami — with a Molotov cocktail.The unidentified

DHS tapping disaster relief budgets for immigration funds

The Department of Homeland Security is moving $271 million from other agencies such as FEMA and the U.S. Coast Guard to increase the number of beds for detained immigrants and support its policy