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Report Details Justice Department's Push to Separate Immigrant Families

The Office of the Inspector General for the Justice Department released a report detailing a number of failures surrounding the Justice Department's 2018 "Zero Tolerance" immigration policy. That policy was unveiled by then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a May 7, 2018 speech where he announced, "If you cross this border unlawfully, then we will prosecute you. It’s that simple. If you are smuggling a child, then we will prosecute you and that child will be separated from you as required by law."

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Document: Joint Intelligence Community Statement on ‘Likely Russian’ Role in SolarWinds Incident

On Jan. 5, 2021, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency released a joint statement, along with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the National Security Agency on the ongoing efforts of the recently created task force known as the Cyber Unified Coordination Group.

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Air Force IG Report Finds Disparities in Treatment of Black and White Members

The 150-page report says Black service members are arrested, investigated and face disciplinary actions at a higher rate than white service members, and they receive fewer opportunities for career advancement. The 150-page report says Black service members are arrested, investigated and face disciplinary actions at a higher rate than white service members, and they receive fewer opportunities for career advancement.

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