New DHS Secretary Embraces Conservative Immigration Reforms

Politics | Will Racke
Kirstjen Nielsen arrives to testify to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on her nomination to be secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in Washington, U.S., November 8, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Support our economy and assimilate immigrants’

Trump Supporters Should Be Skeptical Of The New DHS Chief

Editorial | Scott Greer
FILE PHOTO: Kirstjen Nielsen is sworn in before testifying to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on her nomination to be secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in Washington, U.S. on November 8, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo

Her statements on immigration aren’t aligned with the president’s campaign agenda

Trump To Nominate Former DHS Official To Secretary Position

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly (R) walks with Kirstjen Nielsen, the chief of staff at the Department of Homeland Security, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., before his departure with President Donald Trump to Yuma, Arizona, August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

She is currently Kelly’s deputy

Trump Has Reportedly Picked Kelly's Replacement At DHS

National Security | Will Racke
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly (R) walks with Kirstjen Nielsen, the chief of staff at the Department of Homeland Security, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., before his departure with President Donald Trump to Yuma, Arizona, August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

A close Kelly aide