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The Hill
Kaspersky Lab founder won't move firm out of Russia | Feds warn of infrastructure hacking threats | House to vote on port cybersercurity | Hackers target upcoming DC cyber conferenceat the Port of Los Angeles. The bill passed the House last Congress but never
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
at the Port of Los Angeles. The bill passed the House last Congress but never moved in the Senate. It was approved by the House Homeland Security Committee back in September. There are a slate of hearings on cybersecurity planned for this week,... Read more
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Roll Call
Senate Democrats Doubt Validity of Puerto Rico Death TollSenate Democratic conference from across the country in signing the letter to D
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Senate Democratic conference from across the country in signing the letter to Duke. Thompson is the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, and Velázquez was born in Puerto Rico. “The aftermath of the hurricane continues to pose... Read more
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The Washington Times
ISIS to spread ideology, operations around world after Middle East lossesnetworks that carry out and inspire terror around the globe,” Rep. Michael T. M
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
networks that carry out and inspire terror around the globe,” Rep. Michael T. McCaul, Texas Republican and chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, said in a statement Tuesday. Regional expansion Backed by U.S. air power and heavy... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Beyond disturbing:” Leading House Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Investigation sought: Puerto Ricans using water from hazardous-waste siteafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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News 8000
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Leading Democrat calls for Puerto Rico water investigationafter Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep.
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, home to 3.4 million people. Rep. Bennie Thompson, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, wrote a letter to acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke asking for the... Read more
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The Hill
House Dems want six committees to get a shot at border wall billThe bill, cleared by the House Homeland Security Committee on a party-line vote
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
The bill, cleared by the House Homeland Security Committee on a party-line vote last week, was originally proposed by that committee's chairman, Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas). Now ranking members from the Natural Resources, Armed Services,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
House approves $36.5 billion in disaster relief - more Harvey money still to comeworking together as a team to help Texans recover and rebuild." Houston-area R
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
working together as a team to help Texans recover and rebuild." Houston-area Republican Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, said Thursday that the Texas delegation also received assurances from congressional... Read more
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Roll Call
Thompson Staffer Still Employed After Tax Convictionon the weekends over a 12-month period, for failing to file income tax returns.
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
on the weekends over a 12-month period, for failing to file income tax returns. Thompson is the ranking member on the House Homeland Security Committee. Avant served as the staff director for the panel’s Democratic side, which meant he had to... Read more
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Roll Call
White House Aide Nielsen Picked for Homeland Secretarychief of staff. While welcoming the president’s nomination, Mississippi Rep. B
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
chief of staff. While welcoming the president’s nomination, Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson, the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, said he was “concerned about her past work in the Bush administration during his botched... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly’s Deputy to Be Nominated as Homeland Security Secretarythe acting director of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Rep. Michael McC
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
the acting director of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Rep. Michael McCaul, a Texas Republican and chairman of the House homeland security committee, was also on the short list, sources previously told CNN. But Trump’s public criticism of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump to appear at Values Voter Summitwhich was the centerpiece of much media coverage not so long ago. The continued
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
which was the centerpiece of much media coverage not so long ago. The continued threat will be addressed Thursday by the House Homeland Security Committee at an event appropriately titled “Empty Threat or Serious Danger: Assessing North Korea’s... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trump names top Kelly aide, a cybersecurity expert, to run Homeland Securityis likely to be a major topic of her confirmation hearings. Rep. Bennie Thomps
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
is likely to be a major topic of her confirmation hearings. Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi, the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, said he is “concerned” about Nielsen's readiness to take over FEMA, given her tenure in... Read more
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The Hill
Report says Trump wanted tenfold increase in nukes | Mattis says report 'absolutely false' | USS McCain officers fired after deadly collisionwill mark up pending legislation at 10 a.m. at the Cannon House Office Building
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
will mark up pending legislation at 10 a.m. at the Cannon House Office Building, room 334. http://bit.ly/2yMIUeP A House Homeland Security Committee subpanel will hold a hearing on North Korea at 2 p.m. at the House Capitol Visitor Center,... Read more
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The Hill
Pelosi on Trump's DACA principles: 'They are trash'the same. This is nothing they can impose on Congress, it’s just the reality.”
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
the same. This is nothing they can impose on Congress, it’s just the reality.” Rep. Mike McCaul (R-Texas), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee and another member of the GOP task force, sent a similar signal. “We’re going to be... Read more
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The Hill
Dems press Secret Service on cost of Pence's Indianapolis tripTwo top Democrats on the House Homeland Security Committee are pressing the Sec
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
Two top Democrats on the House Homeland Security Committee are pressing the Secret Service to reveal the cost to the agency of Vice President Pence's Sunday trip to Indianapolis, where he walked out of an NFL game when some players knelt during the... Read more
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NJ.com
What Americans think of the NFL protests -- and Trump's response to themour country." Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman, D-12th Dist., and Rep. Bennie Thomps
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
our country." Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman, D-12th Dist., and Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., the top Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee asked the Secret Service Wednesday for the costs of Pence's travel to Indianapolis. "Vice... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Congress’ Dreamer dealing puts Cornyn on immigration tightropethrough Texas’s Big Bend National Park. Cornyn worked on the plan with another
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
through Texas’s Big Bend National Park. Cornyn worked on the plan with another Texas Republican, Rep. Michael McCaul. The House Homeland Security Committee approved McCaul’s bill last week. The administration plan, released Sunday night, includes... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pentagon budget divides Republican defense, deficit hawkscaps on defense; he wants more defense spending,” said Rep. Peter T. King, New
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
caps on defense; he wants more defense spending,” said Rep. Peter T. King, New York Republican and former chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee. “I think he’s going to fight harder than ever for more defense money,” said Mr. King.... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Religious, legislative efforts meetan open community in which there is space for all — rich and poor, near and far
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
an open community in which there is space for all — rich and poor, near and far," Pierre said. On Wednesday, the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee approved a security bill including $10 billion for President Donald Trump's proposed border... Read more
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The Hill
'Build the Wall' hat spotted at Hispanic Heritage Month eventMonth, a move that was harshly critiqued by Democrats, who called it “hypocriti
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
Month, a move that was harshly critiqued by Democrats, who called it “hypocritical” and “insulting.” On Wednesday, the House Homeland Security Committee approved a border security bill that includes $10 billion for a border wall. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Vegas shooter set sights on Boston venuesnight’s attack and his social media presence appeared to be scant at best, said
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
night’s attack and his social media presence appeared to be scant at best, said U.S. Rep. William Keating, who sits on the House Homeland Security Committee. “The motives are important,” the Cape Cod Democrat said. “People acting alone present the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Rallies sprout nationwide as DACA deadline arrivesand #HereToStay. Congressman McCaul introduced the Border Security For America
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 days ago
and #HereToStay. Congressman McCaul introduced the Border Security For America Act, a measure that was passed by The House Homeland Security Committee this week. It adds $10 billion to the construction of a border wall, $5 billion for the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
U.S. House committee approves Texan's bill to put $10 billion toward border wallWASHINGTON – The House Homeland Security Committee voted to send a bill to the
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 18 days ago
WASHINGTON – The House Homeland Security Committee voted to send a bill to the full U.S. House on Wednesday that aims to follow through on President Donald Trump’s campaign promise of constructing a wall at the United States' southern border. The... Read more
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Newsmax
House Panel Approves $10B for Border Wallhave been talking about border security for so many years and now we finally ha
Newsmax / Posted 18 days ago
have been talking about border security for so many years and now we finally have a chance to get this done," House Homeland Security Committee chairman Michael McCaul of Texas said of the legislation, per the Washington Examiner. "We... Read more
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Breitbart
House Committee Approves $10B for Border WallThe House Homeland Security Committee approved a $10 billion funding package fo
Breitbart / Posted 19 days ago
The House Homeland Security Committee approved a $10 billion funding package for President Donald Trump’s promised border wall construction. The bill could be attached to legislation being debated to replace President Barack Obama’s Deferred Action... Read more
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Island Packet
Texas Republicans juggle base, Texans on border wallTexas Republicans want it both ways when it comes to a proposal to build a wall
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Texas Republicans want it both ways when it comes to a proposal to build a wall on the border with Mexico. The House Homeland Security Committee approved a proposal Wednesday that would provide $10 billion for physical barriers on some parts of the... Read more
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The Hill
Senators grill ex-Equifax CEO over stock sales | Waters introduces bill to break up big banks that abused customers | Dems baffled by Trump's Puerto Rico debt commentsneed to wipe out its $74 billion municipal debt: http://bit.ly/2yJ2cSa. House
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
need to wipe out its $74 billion municipal debt: http://bit.ly/2yJ2cSa. House panel approves $10B for border wall: The House Homeland Security Committee approved Wednesday a border security bill that includes $10 billion for a border wall.The... Read more
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The Washington Times
House committee approves $10-billion infusion for Trump border wallThe House Homeland Security Committee gave first approval to the broad scope of
The Washington Times / Posted 19 days ago
The House Homeland Security Committee gave first approval to the broad scope of President Trump’s border wall Wednesday, clearing a bill that would authorize $10 billion in new infrastructure spending, new waivers to speed up construction and 10,000... Read more
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The Hill
House panel approves $10B for border wallThe House Homeland Security Committee approved Wednesday a border security bill
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
The House Homeland Security Committee approved Wednesday a border security bill that includes $10 billion for a border wall. The Border Security for America Act, proposed by committee Chairman Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas), was passed along party... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers grill Equifax chief over hack | Wells Fargo CEO defends bank's progress | Trump jokes Puerto Rico threw budget 'out of whack' | Mortgage tax fight tests industry cloutto generate profits from stolen insider information. A top Homeland Security o
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
to generate profits from stolen insider information. A top Homeland Security official testified before lawmakers on the House Homeland Security Committee Tuesday that SEC notified the department of the breach on Nov. 4 of last year but that "at... Read more
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KERA North Texas
There’s no evidence linking the Las Vegas attack to ISIS. So why did the group claim responsibility?said terrorism analyst Michael Smith II, who has served as an adviser to Congre
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 days ago
said terrorism analyst Michael Smith II, who has served as an adviser to Congress, White House officails and the US House Homeland Security Committee. “It is not without precedent for the Islamic State to issue boldly misleading statements... Read more
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The Hill
Equifax CEO faces outraged lawmakers | Dem presses voting machine makers on cyber defense | Yahoo says 3 billion accounts affected by 2013 breachSecurity (DHS) testified before House lawmakers on Tuesday about the state of t
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
Security (DHS) testified before House lawmakers on Tuesday about the state of the department's cybersecurity mission. The House Homeland Security Committee hearing took place about a week after the department notified 21 states that Russian actors... Read more
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The Hill
SEC didn’t seek DHS cyber help after breachfrom stolen insider information. ADVERTISEMENT A top Homeland Security cyber
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
from stolen insider information. ADVERTISEMENT A top Homeland Security cyber official testified before lawmakers on the House Homeland Security Committee Tuesday that SEC notified the department of the breach on Nov. 4 of last year but that “at... Read more
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The Hill
DHS says Kaspersky decision based on ‘open source’ informationon the most part open-source information,” said Christopher Krebs, a senior cyb
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
on the most part open-source information,” said Christopher Krebs, a senior cybersecurity official at DHS, during a House Homeland Security Committee hearing. ADVERTISEMENT In mid-September, the department issued a public operational... Read more
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The Hill
Grassley: DACA deal wouldn't need border wall fundingreach a consensus on how to pass a legislative fix for undocumented immigration
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
reach a consensus on how to pass a legislative fix for undocumented immigrations brought into the country as children. The House Homeland Security Committee is expected to take up legislation on Thursday that would provide $10 billion aimed at... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers await Equifax testimonyto U.S. election infrastructure,” the spokesman added. The issue could come up
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
to U.S. election infrastructure,” the spokesman added. The issue could come up at a forthcoming hearing scheduled by the House Homeland Security Committee. A subcommittee is supposed to hear from officials at the National Protection and Programs... Read more
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The Hill
Week ahead in defense: Military brass to testify on Trump Afghan strategyof Kenneth Juster to be the U.S. ambassador to India 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Dir
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
of Kenneth Juster to be the U.S. ambassador to India 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Dirksen 419. http://bit.ly/2xLX8Px The House Homeland Security Committee will have a hearing on the Department of Homeland Security's cyber mission at 10 a.m.... Read more
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Gulf News
Trump calls Puerto Rican officials after lashing out at pleading mayordebt were viewed by some as premature and distasteful.The tweets drew a scorchi
Gulf News / Posted 22 days ago
debt were viewed by some as premature and distasteful.The tweets drew a scorching response from the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, Representative Bennie Thompson, who called them “abhorrent.”It was “pathetic that the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trump accuses Puerto Ricans of wanting 'everything done for them'as islanders faced existential threats. The president's tweets drew a scorchin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
as islanders faced existential threats. The president's tweets drew a scorching response from the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Committee, Representative Bennie Thompson, who called them "abhorrent," adding that it was "pathetic... Read more
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