The Wall is a con on the American people. Her resignation is effective Wednesday, although Nielsen didn't leave her home in Virginia until early Monday afternoon. They view hostility to immigrants and immigration as a winning political issue, no matter the moral or humanitarian cost. Democrats should remind voters of this — over and over again. Her father is James McHenry Nielsen who is 76 years old now. I abandoned all principles, broke my Constitutional oath, and ignored my duty to the country in service to Donald Trump.
But she was by the president's side Friday in Calexico, California, as Mr. Kelly during his term as Secretary of Homeland Security. Her father is James McHenry Nielsen, and her mother is Phyllis Michele Nielsen. After his inauguration in January 2017, Trump baffled the media by the many appointed cabinet positions that the president typically fills during his first months in office.
The confrontations led to speculation that Nielsen planned to resign, but she stayed on the job nearly a year before finally submitting her resignation on Sunday. Her father is of Danish ancestry, whereas her mother is of Italian descent. Nielsen went on to found Sunesis Consulting in 2012, a D. I have been a party to evil. In a 2018 interview with the New York Times in the height of the concern over family separations at the border, McAleenan called Mr. The First lady wore a pastel pink shift dress which came down to the knee and cinched in at the waist.
Trump's administration, keeping a generally low profile. Other protesters chanted and made speeches as Nielsen and another diner sat nearby. Immigration was arguably the most important issue in his 2016 campaign. I want to make sure that we execute them all with excellence through the transition. Those legal issues would need to be sorted out. She resigned from the Secretary on 7 April 2019.
I have shamed myself and shamed this country by allowing Donald Trump to stain the glorious legacy of our great nation. She later said in May 2018 that she agreed with the intelligence community's assessment. A former general in the U. A coalition of immigration groups is seeking a court order to block the administration from enforcing the policy. First, no matter how she might have tried to temper the president or stay within shouting distance of the law, she will forever be known as the person who presided over the cruel, unconscionable family separation policy — and falsely denied there was such a policy.
I chose power and position over the law, ethics, standards, and decency. Her maiden name is same as that of her mother. Shortly after his transition into the position, Kelly announced that his former top deputy at Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen, would join him at the White House as deputy chief of staff. A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, she had as a corporate lawyer in Dallas, Texas, and as the director of the Office of Legislative Policy in the Transportation Security Administration.
It's up to us to hold Nielsen accountable. The only moral decision is to refuse to join the administration, or if already a member, to resign voluntarily not get shoved out, as Nielsen seems to have been. She was sworn in as Secretary of Homeland Security on 6 December 2017. After she left the White House in 2007, she served as president and general counsel for the Civitas Group, a national security firm, and on several councils for the World Economic Forum. Nielsen was born in May 14, 1972 in Colorado Springs, Colorado and was raised in Pinnelas County, Tampa.
She is dangerous, and she has got to go. They do not believe, as every generation before us has, that America is a propositional nation. Kelly during his term as Secretary of Homeland Security. A photograph of a woman and two small children being tear gassed went viral. Nielsen became the Principal Deputy Chief of Staff under Kelly.
Adding a fashion-forward twist, Melania wore a black skinny tie undone loosely under her collar. Wenn der Kongress ein solches Gesetz nicht verabschiedet — oder wenn Trump ein Ausgabengesetz wegen fehlender Mittel für die Mauer einstellt — wird die Bundesregierung am Freitag geschlossen. In June 2018, she held a press briefing with White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders in June 2018 amid growing public outcry about the family separation policy. Legal challenges and public protests have followed those policies since Trump entered the White House.
Trump has threatened to shut down the U. Only was arrested for the financial crisis. Kamala Harris, Mazie Hirono and Jeff Merkley, have called on Nielsen to resign. There is no plan for a Wall. I just want to thank the president again for the tremendous opportunity to serve this country.