Anti-Israel Congresswoman Wants To Defund DHS
Just a couple weeks ago, Ilhan Omar was decrying TSA not getting paychecks, yet she wants to withhold the very funding that pays them, along with you know, little entities like... the TSA and the Coast Guard.
Seriously, can we make our elected officials take a civics test and require them to read our Constitution before we install them into office?
Is it just a coincidence Omar wants to defund fighting illegals, terrorism and protecting our country?
This woman is a train wreck and an embarrassment. How about #Not1Dollar for Minnestoa daycare fraud?
"When Democrats stood our ground last month, we proved that Individual 1 does not have the public support to ram his hateful wall through Congress," Omar tweeted. "Let’s stand firm: #Not1Dollar for DHS."
Completely defunding DHS would end the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), United States Coast Guard (USCG), United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), United States Secret Service (USSS), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Management Directorate, Science and Technology Directorate, Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office, Office of Intelligence and Analysis, and the Office of Operations Coordination.
According to DHS's stated mission, the department has five core goals:
Prevent Terrorism and Enhance Security:
Protecting the American people from terrorist threats is our founding principle and our highest priority. The Department of Homeland Security's counterterrorism responsibilities focus on three goals:
Prevent terrorist attacks;
Prevent the unauthorized acquisition, importation, movement, or use of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear materials and capabilities within the United States; and
Reduce the vulnerability of critical infrastructure and key resources, essential leadership, and major events to terrorist attacks and other hazards...