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DHS: New Asylum Cooperation Agreements Will Help Mitigate Crisis at the Border

“This is a historic milestone for the Trump administration, Central America, and the American people,” DHS insisted. “During Fiscal Year 2019, more than 71 percent of migrants apprehended at the U.S. Southwest border came from El Salvador, Guatemala, or Honduras—this ACA agreement confronts illegal migration at the source.”

Ted Deutch, Joe Wilson Urge State Department, DHS to Do More to Protect Uyghurs...

Specifically, the members call on the secretaries to expedite visa applications and consideration of P-1 refugee referrals, to raise overall refugee limits, and to protect Uyghurs already in the United States.

Marco Rubio: DHS Needs to Look at Cyberattacks on Miami Dade County Public Schools

In his role as acting chairman of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, on Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., requested a briefing on cybersecurity from U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Sec. Chad Wolf after Miami Dade County Public Schools announced that its virtual learning platform was the target of 12 cyberattacks. 

Florida’s Senators Join Tom Cotton’s Push for Answers About TikTok’s Ties to Chinese Regime

The senators wrote that TikTok could enable the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to engage in influence operations against the United States, including operations designed to interfere with our elections.
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Frederica Wilson: Future Coronavirus Stimulus Efforts Should Ensure No More Haiti Deportations

Wilson said ICE should have the Haitians in the U.S. illegally shelter in place.

Frederica Wilson, Florida Democrats on Capitol Hill Call on DHS to Stop Haiti Deportations...

Insisting that Haiti does not have the healthcare resources to battle coronavirus, nine Democrats representing Florida in the U.S. House called on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to reverse plans to deport Haitians who were illegally in the U.S.

Rick Scott: DHS Needs to Do More to Protect Americans from Coronavirus

On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., wrote to U.S. Department of Homeland Security Acting Sec. Chad Wolf requesting information on the agency’s plan to address coronavirus and called for increased screenings at airports for foreign nationals coming from any region that is a growing concern for transmission of the virus

Marco Rubio, Rick Scott Want Information From DHS on Pensacola Shooter’s Visa Approval...

On December 6, 2019, Ahmed Mohammed al-Shamrani, a Saudi Arabian national here in the United States on an A-2 visa for military training, killed three people and injured eight at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida.