Deportation Memos Show an Administration in Disarray

On Friday, hours after The Associated Press released a leaked draft of a Department of Homeland Security memo detailing plans to deploy up to 100,000 National Guardsmen to arrest immigrants in 11 states, President Donald Trump blasted “The FAKE NEWS media” as “the enemy of the American people! SICK!” and his top aides denied the truth of the memo. Also Friday, Homeland Security issued two more memos, repeating entire pages of the leaked memo virtually verbatim — leaving out only the parts about deploying the National Guard.

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Trump Appointee Gives Glowing Review of Muslim Ban

Defending a recent ban on immigration from Syria and six other Muslim-majority countries, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told a House committee Tuesday that he wished only that President Donald Trump’s executive action had rolled out better.

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