U.S. House panel subpoenas DHS chief over alleged Trump pardon offers

World / Crime & Legal Sep 5, 2019

U.S. House panel subpoenas DHS chief over alleged Trump pardon offers

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Wednesday subpoenaed the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Kevin McAleenan, to testify about President Donald Trump's alleged offer of pardons to officials implementing U.S. immigration policy. McAleenan is required to appear before the ...

DHS chief in El Salvador for security and migration talks

World / Social Issues Aug 29, 2019

DHS chief in El Salvador for security and migration talks

The acting U.S. homeland security secretary is in El Salvador to discuss regional security and irregular migration. Kevin McAleenan met privately with diplomats and DHS officials Wednesday before scheduled discussions with Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele and his foreign and justice ministers. The Trump administration has been ...