Trump Admin Seeks Huge Investment in Border Wall, Cops, to Choke Off Illegal Immigration

The U.S.-Mexico border fence in Tijuana, Mexico

The Trump administration is seeking to pump $44.1 billion into the Department of Homeland Security in a bid to increase the number of federal agents patrolling America’s porous Southern border, according to a preview of the agency’s 2018 budget request, which focuses on investments in advanced technology and human personnel.

Sheriff David Clarke Says DHS Appointment Still Happening, Will Step Back From Public Spotlight in New Role

David Clarke

Sheriff David Clarke said his appointment at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is still on track, said it would require him to take a step back from the spotlight, and responded to criticism of deaths at the prison he oversees in an exclusive interview with the Washington Free Beacon on Thursday.