All Posts Tagged With: "Homeland Security"
John Morton, the Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, defended the decision his agency took of releasing 2,228 undocumented immigrants from different detention centers. Morton spoke at a hearing of the House Judiciary Committee and told members of the committee the detainees were released due to budget constraints and were put under alternative supervision, which [...]
A group of undocumented immigrants and U.S. citizens has filed a group of lawsuits claiming they had been abused by Border Patrol and Customs agents. The Tuesday filings said the agents had forced the people to sit in holding cells that were freezing for days in the southern part of Texas. The lawsuits, which an [...]
A veteran special agent with the Department of Homeland Security filed a discrimination lawsuit that claims he was pushed aside in favor of another employee, a woman, with connections to Janet Napolitano, the DHS Secretary. The suit claims Napolitano was in charge of a female frat-house that often times humiliated men who were employed there. [...]
For the fourth straight Fourth of July, President Barack Obama joined military families with a barbeque and watched fireworks from the White House lawn. He started the day by holding a citizenship ceremony where 25 people became new Americans. He also celebrated the 14th birthday of his older daughter Malia. It was a busy Fourth [...]