Why Isn’t This On Senator Ron Johnson’s Agenda?

Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson is the Chairman of the Senate’s Committee on Homeland Security. Why isn’t he investigating the use of alleged federal agents from Homeland Security to terrorize Portland Oregon. But instead: The House Intelligence Committee is launching an investigation into the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) response to…

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Who Is Guarding Our Borders?

Right now, this is a legitimate question. If President Donald Trump is putting together invading forces of up to 75,000 people to send into our cities using members of the border guard, ICE, and the US Coast Guard…who is left to guard our borders? Or did we finish the wall…

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Fun And Games With The TSA

I must have gotten on someone’s enemies list somewhere. I am not a frequent flyer but for the past 15 years I have taken at least one international trip each year. So I know to put my little bitty liquids in the one quart sized bag and take off my…

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President Trump Cares About National Security?

Well maybe not so much. This is just a little cut and paste from a recent article in the Washington Post: Acting DHS Secretary Elaine Duke and Thomas Homan, the acting head of [ICE] So, seven months into his administration and the president hasn’t seen fit to appoint new permanent…

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Want More Sheriff Clarke Uniform Silliness?

From one of our regular readers, a piece from Salon about Sheriff David Clarke’s medals. Click through to the whole article, it’s worth checking out: …an interesting charge against Clarke surfaced in the form of a Twitter rant on Thursday. At almost all of his public appearances, Clarke either wears…

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So What Exactly Is the Deal With Sheriff Clarke and the Dept. of Homeland Security.

It’s been several days since Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke announced that he had accepted a position with the Department of Homeland Security. He supposedly is to become an assistant secretary and act as a liaison between the DHS and local law enforcement agencies. There is only one problem with…

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Obama’s DHS Imperial Overreach

Just wow… New rules require British Airways and other airlines flying to certain airports outside America to submit passengers’ personal data to US authorities. The information is checked against a “No Fly” list containing tens of thousands of names. Even if the flight plan steers well clear of US territory,¬†travelers¬†whom…

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