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The deadline for TSA-compliant ‘real IDs’ just got delayed again because of the coronavirus pandemic

The new deadline to get a compliant drivers license or ID card will be October 2021, the Department of Homeland Security said Thursday,
Chad Wolf, acting secretary for Homeland Security, being questioned by the Senate on February 25, 2020. He has been criticized for his misuse of data.

A statistics expert slammed the Trump administration’s statements on the coronavirus as misleading, and accused him of downplaying the outbreak ...

Professor John Allen Paulos slammed a top Homeland Security official for comparing the coronavirus' mortality rate to that of the seasonal flu.
President Donald Trump shakes hands with acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf during an LA 2028 Olympic briefing in Los Angeles, California, February 18, 2020.

Trump’s acting Homeland Security chief was excoriated by a GOP senator as he stumbled over basic questions on coronavirus preparation

"You're supposed to keep us safe. And the American people deserve some straight answers on the coronavirus," GOP Sen. John Kennedy said to Wolf.
Your call gets transferred from tower to tower as you move through the landscape.

Some smartphone games and weather apps are reportedly feeding location data into a database that the Trump administration is using to enforce its bord...

Users allowed the apps to track their location. That information went into a database that was sold to customers like CBP.

Trump was reportedly ‘verbally and emotionally abusive’ toward former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen

Trump "made fun of her stature and believed that at about five feet four inches she was not physically intimidating," a new book says.
New biometric facial recognition scanners in Dulles airport in September 2018.

Homeland Security is walking back its plans to use facial recognition on US citizens traveling internationally

The announcement reverses a proposal the agency made last week that would have mandated all US citizens have their faces scanned in airports.

Someone got their own ‘.gov’ website by pretending to be a small-town mayor and filling out an online form

The person reportedly used a fake Google Voice number and fake Gmail address in their application, which the government approved.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan speaks about the impact of the dramatic increase in illegal crossings that continue to occur along the Southwest during a news conference, in El Paso

Trump’s Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan is stepping down

Trump said that there were many "wonderful candidates" to replace Kevin McAleenan and that he would make an announcement next week.
President Donald Trump holds up a hurricane track chart with Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan as he talks to reporters during a status report meeting on Hurricane Dorian in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, September 4, 2019.

Trump’s Homeland Security chief says he’s ‘uncomfortable’ with how he’s unable to leave the politics out of the job

He shuns the phrase "illegal aliens," according to The Washington Post, and refers to them as "migrants" and "vulnerable families."

Homeland Security officials launch investigation after a hand-drawn swastika was found in one of their buildings

"This display of hate and cowardice does not represent the dedicated hardworking men and women," a DHS official said in a statement.