United States Department of Homeland Security ( DHS )


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About United States Department of Homeland Security

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is a cabinet department of the United States federal government, created in response to the September 11 attacks, and with the primary responsibilities of protecting the United States and its territories (including protectorates) from and responding to terrorist attacks, man-made accidents, and natural disasters. The Department of Homeland Security, and not the United States Department of the Interior, is equivalent to the Interior ministries of other countries. In fiscal year 2011, DHS was allocated a budget of $98.8 billion and spent, net, $66.4 billion.

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06/15/2018 - 08:48 Fact Sheet: Zero Tolerance Immigration Prosecutions - Families
06/13/2018 - 09:31 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
06/12/2018 - 19:08 Secretary Nielsen Receives Operational Briefing on Israeli Security Technology, Delivers Remarks at the International Homeland Security Forum
06/12/2018 - 17:43 DHS Announces Strengthened Northern Border Strategy
06/07/2018 - 12:53 Executive Order on Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States
06/07/2018 - 11:34 DHS Receives "A+" Grade on the SBA Annual Small Business Procurement Scorecard
05/30/2018 - 08:42 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Visits National Hurricane Center in Miami
05/21/2018 - 09:46 DHS Announces Funding Opportunity for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Preparedness Grants
05/15/2018 - 11:49 Department of Homeland Security Unveils Strategy to Guide Cybersecurity Efforts
05/04/2018 - 11:47 Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen Announcement on Temporary Protected Status for Honduras
05/01/2018 - 12:44 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Leads Hurricane Preparedness Exercise with Cabinet Officials and Senior Administration Leaders
04/26/2018 - 12:04 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Announcement on Temporary Protected Status for Nepal
04/24/2018 - 19:37 Secretary Nielsen Statement on Arrival of Central American Caravan
04/23/2018 - 11:04 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Statement on Central American 'Caravan'
04/19/2018 - 15:28 Secretary Nielsen Joins President Trump at Jiatf-South to Discuss Efforts to Stop Drugs and Criminals from Entering Our Country
04/10/2018 - 18:44 Chad has Met Baseline Security Requirements, Travel Restrictions to be Removed
03/27/2018 - 15:29 Readout of Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsens Meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto
03/26/2018 - 10:31 Secretary Nielsen Enters Agreements With Mexican Officials To Strengthen U.S.-Mexico Relationship