Homeland Security pick faces questions on wall, immigration

WASHINGTON – Senators are expected to use Tuesday’s confirmation hearing for John Kelly, Donald Trump’s choice to head the Homeland Security Department, to raise questions about the president-elect’s plans to build a border wall and take other steps to boost immigration security.The confirmation of Kelly, a retired Marine general, is almost assured, but members of… Continue reading Homeland Security pick faces questions on wall, immigration

Calendar of events for Jan. 10

TODAYGOVERNMENT MEETINGS* Marion Oaks MSTU Advisory Council, Recreation Services and Facilities, 9:30 a.m., Marion Oaks Community Center, 294 Marion Oaks Lane, Ocala. (438-2828 or http://www.marioncountyfl.org)* Belleview/South Marion Chamber of Commerce, 8 a.m., Cal’s Place, 11007 SE 66th Terrace, Belleview. (245-2178)* Fire Rescue Emergency Medical Services, Advisory Board, 4 p.m., […]