Department of Homeland Security on Townhall

Bob Barr - Wed Mar 27

Earlier this month, Forbes columnist and respected conservative commentator Ralph Benko penned an article calling for a “national conversation” following the Department of Homeland Security’s purchase of 1.6 billion rounds of ammunition. ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Mar 22

It's business as usual in the post-9/11 world. Your federal government is back to pandering to wealthy travelers from Saudi Arabia. In the eyes of our massive homeland security apparatus, the comfort of Saudis is a higher priority than the safety of American citizens. ... more

Thomas Sowell - Tue Mar 5

Back in my teaching days, many years ago, one of the things I liked to ask the class to consider was this: Imagine a government agency with only two tasks: (1) building statues of Benedict Arnold and (2) providing life-saving medications to children. If this agency's budget were cut, what would it do? ... more

2/26/2013 - Wed Feb 27

"Any state that has an international airport is a border state," says Rep. Lou Barletta (R-Penn.) "Any state with an international airport is a border state. 40% of the people that are in the country illegally didn't cross a border, they came here on a visa. The visa expired and they disappeared into the system and we can't find them." ... more

Kate Hicks - Mon Feb 4

Katie Kieffer - Mon Oct 29

Pop star Lady Gaga and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano both attract ‘little monsters.’ But whereas Lady Gaga attracts innocuous albeit freakishly dressed teenagers, Lady Napolitano literally attracts ‘little monsters’—violent cárteles del narcotráfico ... more

Katie Pavlich - Mon Apr 16

In my new book, Fast and Furious: Barack Obama’s Bloodiest Scandal and Its Shameless Coverup, I document the conspiracy of senior Obama officials to subvert the Second Amendment, which led directly to the murders of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, I.C.E. Agent Jaime Zapata and countless, faceless lives in Mexico. It debunks the Obama administration’s lies, denials and excuses. This administration was willing to use humans as collateral damage to push a political agenda, and had no shame in doing so. Now, the administration has no shame in covering up their reckless actions. ... more

America - Wed Mar 7

Well, no surprise there. ... more