• It's Not Just Nielsen. John Kelly Could Be Out of the Administration Soon, Too

    27 days ago - By Slate

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is not the only Trump administration official who may be on the way out. Her patron, White House chief of staff John Kelly, could be next to leave. Based on multiple sources, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that Trump “is considering” removing Kelly, and NBC reported that the former general “may soon depart the Trump administration.”
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  • Trump May Have Found a Way to Get Rid of John Kelly

    Trump May Have Found a Way to Get Rid of John Kelly

    27 days ago - By Newser

    Jeff Sessions is out, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen may be next , and Chief of Staff John Kelly could round out the trio, at least according to a growing number of media outlets. NBC News cites "seven people familiar with the discussions" who say Kelly may soon exit the Trump...
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  • Trump considers tough-talking former ICE director for DHS chief

    27 days ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump is considering Thomas Homan, former acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, to succeed Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, three people familiar with the process told POLITICO. Homan's name has surfaced amid a flurry of media reports that Nielsen could be asked to resign before the end of the month. Tapping Homan to run the Department of Homeland Security would almost certainly energize Trump's base. The tough-talking lawman once recommended charging so-called sanctuary city politicians “with crimes” and has pugnaciously defended even...
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  • WATCH: Trump criticizes France, could replace Homeland Security secretary

    27 days ago - By ABC News

    ABC News' Karen Travers reports on Trump's comments about France and who could potentially replace DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen.
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  • Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Expected to Leave Trump Administration Soon: Sources

    27 days ago - By Time

    President Donald Trump has soured on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and she is expected to leave her job, perhaps as soon as this week, according to two people with knowledge of the issue.
    Trump has blamed Nielsen for not doing more to address what he has called a crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border, the sources said. Curbing immigration is Trump's signature issue - and one he returns to as a way to rally his most loyal supporters.
    But anyone who takes over at Homeland Security is likely to run up against the same problems that Nielsen faced. The administration has already tried...
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