AILA Doc No. 11031024 | Dated March 9, 2011
On March 9, 2011, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary regarding Department of Homeland Security oversight. Proceedings begin at the 21:10 minute mark.
Secretary Napolitano answered a number of questions from committee members, addressing issues concerning visa processing delays, border enforcement, Secure Communities, seasonal and agricultural workers, the H-1B and EB-5 programs, and the administrative alternatives memo, including deferred action.
Secretary Napolitano’s prepared statements include updates on DHS’s mission areas including preventing terrorism and enhancing security, securing and managing our borders, and enforcing and administering our immigration laws.
Cite as AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 11031024.