Trump Taps Kevin McAleenan As New Mr. Fix-It for Border Crisis

By jackie.kucinich@thedailybeast.com (Jackie Kucinich) Scott.Bixby@thedailybeast.com (Scott Bixby) Erin.Banco@thedailybeast.com (Erin Banco) (The Daily Beast)

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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigned from her position on Sunday evening, after serving 16 turbulent months as the nation’s top national security official and the president’s punching bag on border security.… Read Full Article

Kirstjen Nielsen resigns as Trump homeland security secretary

By Ed Pilkington and Martin Pengelly in New York (The Guardian)

Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland security secretary who has been the public face of some of the Trump administration’s most contentious policies, has resigned.

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In a tweet on Sunday, Donald Trump said: “Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position, and I would like to thank her for her service.… Read Full Article