Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, talks to reporters during the daily press briefing in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, in Washington, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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Homeland Security Creates “Media Monitoring Services” to Keeps Tabs on Journalists, Media Influencers

DHS spokesman Tyler Houlton called the program “nothing more than the standard practice of monitoring current events in the media” and that “any suggestion otherwise is fit for tin foil hat wearing, black helicopter conspiracy theorists. ”