Protesters heckled Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she sat in a Mexican restaurant in Washington, DC

Alex Wong/Getty Images Protesters chanted and shouted at Kirstjen Nielsen, the secretary of Homeland Security, as she sat at a Mexican restaurant in Washington, DC, on Tuesday evening. Nielsen was apparently dining at the restaurant when protesters appeared near her table and began shouting slogans including “Shame, shame.” At Washington’s Trump Hotel another protest demonstration […]

US Senate confirms Kirstjen Nielsen as DHS secretary

Published time: 5 Dec, 2017 22:21 In a 62-37 vote Tuesday, the US Senate confirmed President Donald Trump’s nominee, Kirstjen Nielsen, to head the Department of Homeland Security. Nielsen will assume the post after serving under former DHS Secretary John Kelly who became Trump’s chief of staff and brought along Nielsen as his deputy in […]