The Republican senators have faced calls to resign following the deadly riot at the Capitol on January 6.
Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, issued a statement Thursday calling for the "violent perpetrators involved in the domestic terrorist attack on the U.S. Capitol" to be added to the federal no-fly list.
Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) said he had been briefed by Homeland Security officials about their preparations for higher numbers of people arriving at the border from Central America.
Many Democratic politicians tweeted their support for the New York judge's DACA ruling on reinstating the program.
Kim Wyman, Washington's secretary of state has issued a warning against a website that gives "categorically wrong" information about ballots and has reported it to Homeland security.
DHS Acting Secretary Chad Wolf said as many as 245 federal officers have been injured in connection with Portland unrest.
Robert Bernard Hickey, 44, was arrested by agents from Homeland Security Investigations and U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Friday, U.S. Attorney Billy Williams' office announced on Monday.
As former DHS officials, we know something is fundamentally wrong when we see officers clashing with protesters in Portland, Oregon. This nation is facing so many more important threats.
Elite SWAT teams and sniper-trained units were among at least a dozen federal agencies set to D.C. amid protests over the past week, according to a Homeland Security document.
Organized crime groups that previously focused on tapping into oil pipelines to steal oil, or on drug smuggling are branching out into human trafficking.
Acting Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli came under fire Monday for asking Twitter for alternate sources for information after having trouble accessing Johns Hopkins University's coronavirus map.
Wolf will become the fifth person to serve in the role since the beginning of the Trump presidency.
"We have a multi-mission focus always at the Department of Homeland Security," said secretary Kevin McAleenan.
Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan pleaded for more funding at the border, but Michigan congresswoman Rashida Tlaib called it a "broken" system.
"It has become clear that the goal of this Administration is to end immigration all together," the union head said.
"The chaotic state of the Department of Homeland Security is so troubling," remarked New York Congresswoman and Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey to McAleenan. "It seems like the car is driving off the cliff with no one to take the wheel. Although, I guess, Mr. Secretary, you are now the driver. Congratulations."
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticized the former homeland security secretary for her role in the president's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, which led to family separations at the border.
Video footage of the couple engaged in sex acts with a family pet were found during a child pornography investigation.
DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and the Trump administration said, "This family chose to cross illegally."
"This is an astonishing new low in one of our nation's darkest hours. And Republicans in Congress refuse to do anything about it," said Democratic National Committee chair Tom Perez.
According to the DHS, the culprits work for a Russian hacking unit known as Energetic Bear.
As the fight to abolish U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) gains ground, 19 high-profile ICE agents and leaders have signed a letter asking Homeland Security head Kirstjen Nielsen to eliminate the agency.
An ICE spokesperson told Newsweek that the operation was the largest workplace raid in the region in "at least a decade."