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

02/15/2018 - 07:54 We Must Secure The Border And Build The Wall To Make America Safe Again
01/31/2018 - 17:05 Secretary Of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen Announcement On Temporary Protected Status For Syria
01/26/2018 - 14:01 Secretary Nielsen Works To Advance Global Security Standards In Davos
01/23/2018 - 15:13 DHS Issues Waiver to Expedite Border Construction Project in New Mexico
01/19/2018 - 12:29 Notice from DHS to American Samoa on REAL ID Enforcement
01/19/2018 - 10:56 98% of US States and Territories on Track for Compliance Ahead of REAL ID Deadline
01/16/2018 - 13:48 DHS, DOJ Report: Three Out of Four Individuals Convicted Of International Terrorism and Terrorism-Related Offenses Were Foreign-Born
01/11/2018 - 13:42 Statement by Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen on Human Trafficking Awareness
01/02/2018 - 20:42 Secretary Nielsen Tours Wildfire Devastation In California
12/15/2017 - 09:21 Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Announces Targeted Security Enhancements To The Visa Waiver Program
12/14/2017 - 16:55 DHS and EAC Meet with Election Industry Members to Launch Sector Coordinating Council
12/07/2017 - 11:11 Secretary Nielsen Announces the Establishment of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office
12/06/2017 - 13:01 DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Visits Puerto Rico to Support Recovery Efforts
11/30/2017 - 10:45 Acting Secretary Duke: We Are Rethinking Homeland Security For A New Age
11/30/2017 - 06:39 Unaccompanied Alien Children and Family Units Are Flooding the Border Because of Catch and Release Loopholes
11/20/2017 - 18:16 Acting Secretary Elaine Duke Announcement On Temporary Protected Status For Haiti
11/17/2017 - 14:34 U.S. - EU Statement Following the U.S. - EU Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting
11/16/2017 - 07:04 Acting Secretary Duke Meets with Colombian Vice President Naranjo