It’s the end of an era at the Department of Homeland Security. After nearly two full years without a Senate-confirmed leader for the top job, DHS is finally whole. The Senate confirmed Alejandro Mayorkas as DHS secretary Tuesday in a 56-43 vote. Mayorkas ended the longest Cabinet vacancy in American history.
DHS Wraps Up 2 Years During Which It Was Unclear Who Was Actually, Legally In Charge
February 2, 2021 5:48 p.m.
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