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The Wall Is Not Enough. Here’s How to Solve Illegal Immigration.

President Donald Trump held talks with leaders of both political parties on Tuesday to discuss a major agenda item for this year: immigration. This issue,… Read More

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We Risk Returning to Pre-9/11 Status Quo if We Don’t Maintain Section 702

Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), which has proved vital for keeping the U.S. safe from terrorists, is set to expire at… Read More

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Attempted New York Bombing Calls for Renewed Vigilance Against Homegrown Terrorism

The attempted suicide bombing by Akayed Ullah in New York on Monday is the 101st Islamist plot or attack against the U.S. homeland since 9/11…. Read More

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Here’s How Bad the TSA Is Failing at Airport Security. It’s Time for Privatization.

This year, the Department of Homeland Security carried out covert tests on TSA security, and the results weren’t pretty. The results of the tests showed… Read More

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Homeland Security Will Soon Have a Tough, Smart Leader at the Helm

On Tuesday, Kirstjen M. Nielsen, the nominee to be the next secretary of homeland security, was approved by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.  In her earlier confirmation hearing, Nielsen proved… Read More

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The Diversity Visa Is Bad, but the Real Problem Is Homegrown Terrorism

In the several days after Tuesday’s terror attack in New York City, much political debate has centered on the Diversity Visa Lottery Program, which the… Read More

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What Kind of Vetting Would Prevent Another NYC Terror Attack

David Inserra, policy analyst in homeland security and cyber policy at The Heritage Foundation, spoke to The Daily Signal’s Genevieve Wood this week about the… Read More

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New York City Truck Attack Is 100th Terror Plot on US Soil Since 9/11

On Tuesday, Sayfullo Saipov used a rented Home Depot truck to attack bicyclists in Manhattan, killing eight and wounding more than a dozen others. This… Read More

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Foiled Plot in Miami Is 99th Terror Plot Against US Since 9/11

The Department of Justice charged Vicente Adolfo Solano last week with attempting to use an explosive device at a Miami mall. Solano had pledged his allegiance… Read More

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Foiled Terror Plot Raises Number of Plots, Attacks to 98 Since 9/11

The Justice Department unsealed criminal charges earlier this month against three men for plotting to attack New York City in 2016. The plotters were arrested… Read More

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