United States Department of Homeland Security ( DHS )


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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.

DHS press release, blog etc

05/04/2018 - 12:47 Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen Announcement on Temporary Protected Status for Honduras
05/01/2018 - 13:44 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Leads Hurricane Preparedness Exercise with Cabinet Officials and Senior Administration Leaders
04/26/2018 - 13:04 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Announcement on Temporary Protected Status for Nepal
04/24/2018 - 20:37 Secretary Nielsen Statement on Arrival of Central American Caravan
04/23/2018 - 12:04 Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen Statement on Central American 'Caravan'
04/19/2018 - 16:28 Secretary Nielsen Joins President Trump at Jiatf-South to Discuss Efforts to Stop Drugs and Criminals from Entering Our Country
04/10/2018 - 19:44 Chad has Met Baseline Security Requirements, Travel Restrictions to be Removed
03/27/2018 - 16:29 Readout of Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsens Meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto
03/26/2018 - 11:31 Secretary Nielsen Enters Agreements With Mexican Officials To Strengthen U.S.-Mexico Relationship
03/15/2018 - 07:57 Small Business Vendor Outreach Sessions
03/13/2018 - 15:49 DHS Statement on President Trump Visit to Border Wall Prototypes
03/08/2018 - 16:44 Secretary Nielsen Statement on President Trump's Nomination of Vice Admiral Karl L. Schultz to be the Next Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard
03/07/2018 - 10:24 Acting Press Secretary Tyler Q. Houlton Statement on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
02/28/2018 - 19:15 Statement by Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen on Aviation Security
02/15/2018 - 16:21 Readout of DHS Meetings with State Election Officials and Other Election Sector Partners
02/15/2018 - 08:54 We Must Secure The Border And Build The Wall To Make America Safe Again
01/31/2018 - 18:05 Secretary Of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen Announcement On Temporary Protected Status For Syria
01/26/2018 - 15:01 Secretary Nielsen Works To Advance Global Security Standards In Davos