Trump: Acting homeland security secretary will lead agency

Federal News Network: President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will nominate acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf to the top spot in the agency, rewarding a forceful advocate for administration policy whose leadership has been challenged on legal grounds.

The president made the announcement on Twitter, praising Wolf’s management of an agency that plays a major role in the key Trump administration policy areas of immigration and crime at the expense according to critics of its core mission of protecting the nation from external threats.

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