Foreign Policy and National Security

US Watchdogs Slam DOJ’s Ukraine Whistleblower Memo

A group of federal watchdogs has criticized the U.S. Department of Justice for determining that a whistleblower’s report about allegedly inappropriate White House interaction with Ukraine wasn’t an “urgent concern,” thereby blocking the complaint from being sent to Congress…

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House Leader To Subpoena USCIS, ICE Over Deferred Action

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said Thursday that he plans to use his authority as chair of the House Oversight Committee to subpoena top Trump administration immigration officials over a now-reversed policy change that critics said endangered immigrants with serious medical conditions…

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Apple Backs DACA As Justices Review Trump Rollback Plan

Apple Inc. weighed in on Wednesday in a U.S. Supreme Court fight over the Trump administration’s 2017 decision to wind down the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, telling the justices that the program protected hundreds of its workers who entered the U.S. without authorization as children…

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