4 former homeland security secretaries: We cannot afford one more day without a confirmed DHS leader
We urge the Senate to promptly consider and confirm Alejandro Mayorkas, President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee for homeland security secretary. In the wake of last week’s domestic terror attack on the Capitol — the symbol of our nation’s democracy — it is more urgent than ever to have in place an experienced, capable and Senate-confirmed leader. That person is Mayorkas.
Originally published: January 12, 2021
Author: Janet Napolitano
Position: Former President
Institution: University of California
Published by: The Washington Post