Immigration Newsmaker Video: A Conversation with ICE Acting Director Tom Homan

By Jessica M. Vaughan, Tom Homan, and Bryan Griffith on June 7, 2018


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Thomas D. Homan, Deputy Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), was featured in an Immigration Newsmaker conversation hosted by the Center for Immigration Studies on Tuesday, June 5 at 9:30am at the National Press Club. 

Deputy Director Homan, who has served under six presidents, recently announced he will retire this summer after a 34-year career in federal law enforcement. ICE’S mission is to protect America from the cross-border crime and illegal immigration that threaten national security and public safety. This mission is executed through the enforcement of more than 400 federal statutes and focuses on smart immigration enforcement, preventing terrorism and combating the illegal movement of people and goods. The second-largest criminal investigative agency in the U.S., Homeland Security Investigations, is a component of ICE.

Date: Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at 9:30a.m.

Location: National Press Club, 529 14th St, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, D.C.

Introduction and Moderator

Jessica M. Vaughan 
Director of Policy Studies, Center for Immigration Studies


Tom Homan
Deputy Director, Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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Sanctuary Cities Effect on ICE Operations

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Sanctuary City Laws Harm Law Enforcement Efforts

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Future of Worksite Enforcement

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Should ICE Publicize Arrest Records?

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