HSI Backgrounder

Policy Advocacy
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As the Trump administration’s aggressive immigration policies have increasingly come under scrutiny, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), a division within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), has played an increasingly significant role in carrying out brutal tactics to target immigrants for deportation. 

This backgrounder serves to demystify HSI and show that funding for HSI is funding for Trump's anti-immigrant agenda.