U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano toured the Mexico border Monday to trumpet increased enforcement as she campaigned for an overhaul of immigration laws. Napolitano may have the final word on border security as it pertains to the enforcement benchmarks outlined in the legislative blueprint released last week by a group of bipartisan senators. Below are the top stories on Napolitano’s trip and her important role in immigration reform.
Washington Post: Janet Napolitano: A woman to watch for 2016
The Hill: Napolitano to highlight border security as immigration plan debated
ABC: Napolitano Trumpets Border Security on 2-Day Tour
Politico: Napolitano to testify on immigration