Acting Secretary Chad F. Wolf will travel to Jacksonville, FL to meet with industry and local leaders as we enter into the reopening of the economy.
Acting Secretary Chad Wolf
In support of the Trump Administration’s reopening of the economy, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf signed an order that exempts certain foreign professional athletes who compete in professional sporting events organized by certain leagues, including their essential staff and their dependents, from proclamations barring their entry into the U.S.
A gunman opened fire at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi in Texas in a terrorism-related attack against members of the U.S. military. The FBI and Joint Terrorism Task Force are leading the investigation, supported by DHS’s U.S. Coast Guard Investigative Service and ICE Homeland Security Investigations.
Fort Worth, TX – Today, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf visited the Fort Worth Fire Department Training Academy with Congresswoman Kay Granger, Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price and Fort Worth Fire Chief Jim Davis. During a press conference, Acting Secretary Wolf announced changes to the FY2019 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant program that would allow more firefighting organizations to take advantage of the grants.
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf will travel to Dallas, TX to meet with industry and local leaders as we enter into the reopening of the economy.
The Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention extended Title 42 public health restrictions at the borders until he determines the serious danger from COVID-19 has ceased. This order has been one of the most critical tools used to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.
Border security is homeland security. Our efforts over the last several months to limit non-essential travel have been successful and now is not the time to change course.
“As Acting Secretary Wolf testified before Congress earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security supports the President’s FY 2021 budget request to transfer the U.S. Secret Service to the Department of the Treasury. As such, the Department supports the bipartisan Graham-Feinstein U.S. Secret Service Mission Improvement in Realignment Act of 2020.”
Today, the U.S. Senate confirmed Troy Edgar to be the next Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Tomorrow, May 12th, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf will travel to Nogales, Arizona to visit the Nogales Commercial Port of Entry and participate in an aerial tour of the Southwest border to review the new construction of the wall. Later that day, the Acting Secretary will travel to Tucson, Arizona where he will visit a CBP Sector Coordination Center.