Homeland Security

Border Agent: Hard Evidence Terrorists Have Crossed US Border

Edwin Mora, Breitbart

A U.S. Border Patrol agent in Arizona claims he was privy to classified intelligence that proves terrorists have infiltrated the homeland from Mexico.  

Saying ‘No’ to Illegal Kids Lands Town in Trouble

Kathryn Watson, Watchdog.org

A Virginia town is the target of a racial discrimination complaint from a fair housing group and a closed college, the potential beneficiary of a plan to house illegal minors. 1,000 people showed up at a townhall meeting in the town of 1,300 to protest.

How Obama Beheaded an Oklahoma Grandmother

We might just as well say that President Barack Obama beheaded Colleen Hufford, because through his actions, and especially the actions of the Obama Pentagon, Justice Department and Department of Homeland Security, Alton Nolan, Mrs. Hufford's Islamist murderer, was given cover.

Fox News Contributor Added to Terrorist List

Douglas Ernst, Washington Times

Weekly Standard columnist & Fox News contributor Stephen Hayes took to twitter with an unexpected announcement: Homeland Security has added him to a terrorist watch list. When he tried to file a redress form about the designation on the DHS website, the form could not be processed.

House GOP Leaders Back Obama's ISIS Attacks

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

The current and immediate past chairmen of the House Homeland Security Comm. have publicly backed Obama’s airstrikes against ISIS in Syria, despite the fact that the president didn't seek congressional approval for them.

Report: Jetliners Stolen From Libya Could Be Used in Attack on U.S.

Jordan Schachtel, Breitbart

Last month, Islamist radicals seized Tripoli International Airport and took possession of as many as 11 commercial jetliners. News of the stolen planes have now created concerns for officials, who fear the militants may use them to carry out acts of terrorism against America.

Is An Islamic Terror Attack Through Our Southern Border Already In Motion?

Only a President who has no strategy to defend our country would be naive enough to think that Islamic State jihadists would not use our open southern border to attack us.

Rep. Mac Thornberry: ISIS “Unique and Dangerous” Homeland Threat

“Where we are now is we have a huge festering problem... and it is going to take a combination effort to defeat ISIS,” says House Armed Services Committee Vice Chairman Mac Thornberry. 

Laura Ingraham Rips McCaul Border Bill

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Radio host Laura Ingraham lit into an immigration proposal from House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), saying it would actually weaken border security.

Obama Knew of 'Catch & Release' Before Illegal Arrested For Murder

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Three months before the Obama admin. released an illegal immigrant from Central America who would later bludgeon a woman to death, Obama's Dept. of Homeland Security was warned that its "catch and release" policy on illegal aliens only encouraged more of them to make the journey to America. 

Goodlatte: Fraud Rampant in Asylum Requests

Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia reports that an internal Department of Homeland Security report shows that at least 70% of asylum cases contain proven or possible fraud and that begs the question: What will Chairman Goodlatte and his Republican colleagues do about it?

It’s Not A “Humanitarian Crisis,” It’s An “Existential Threat”

It’s time Republicans on Capitol Hill realized that the current chaos on the border which the Obama administration has sympathetically (and dishonestly) characterized as a "humanitarian crisis," only exists due to collusion between the governments of Mexico, Guatemala and likely the United States.

Obama Asks For $3.7 Billion For Illegal Aliens – GOP Leaders Flub Response

Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers’ failure to grasp that the Republicans’ end game should be getting the latest wave of illegal aliens promptly repatriated is bad enough, but what should really concern those interested in maintaining American sovereignty is Speaker Boehner’s comment that his working-group of seven Republicans on border issues would review the White House’s proposal.

Senator, Judge Aim to Halt DHS ‘Smuggling’ of Immigrant Kids

Michael Dorstewitz, Biz Pac Review

Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) was shocked to discover this week that the Dept. of Homeland Security is actually bringing children of undocumented immigrants to the US to reunite them with their illegal alien parents. Vitter is now seeking answers from DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson.

Obama DHS Nom Thumbs Nose at Senate

Byron York, Washington Examiner

Jeh Johnson, Obama's choice for Secretary of Homeland Security, was confirmed 78 to 16. Reid's nuclear option move allowed Johnson to sail through without a single Republican vote. 

Reid's New Scandal: Visas for Casino Investors

John Solomon and David Sherfinski, The Washington Times

The Obama administration overruled career Homeland Security officials and expedited visa applications for 12 foreign investors for a politically connected Las Vegas casino after heavy pressure from Reid and his staff.

WTimes Sues DHS Over Reporter Raid

Kellan Howell, Washington Times

The Washington Times and a former journalist, Audrey Hudson, sued the Dept. of Homeland Security, accusing agents of illegally seizing reporting notes during the execution of a search warrant in an unrelated case. 

Homeland Loses Track of 1Mill. Aliens

Stephen Dinan, Washington Times

If DHS can't keep track of 1 million foreigners, how can it handle new duties gained from immigration reform?

DHS Sec't Must Focus on Border

Juana Summers, Politico

Repub. McCaul floated possible Napolitano replacements, saying they must focus on the border.