A 33-year-old policy adviser and speech-writer, Stephen Miller is the Trump administration’s most influential advocate for stricter immigration policies. Filed photo: Reuters

Stephen Miller pressuring Trump officials amid immigration shake-ups

  • The White House hardliner is driving a more aggressive immigration approach
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A 33-year-old policy adviser and speech-writer, Stephen Miller is the Trump administration’s most influential advocate for stricter immigration policies. Filed photo: Reuters
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Kirstjen Nielsen’s exit marks the end of a difficult relationship with her boss, who was said to be unhappy with her performance. File photo: Reuters

Donald Trump signals tougher immigration stance as US Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen resigns

  • Nielsen’s position had been rocky for some time, with Trump reportedly angry about her ‘weak performance’
  • In office, Nielsen had to defend several of Trump’s most controversial policies, including his increasingly eccentric demands for a border wall
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Kirstjen Nielsen’s exit marks the end of a difficult relationship with her boss, who was said to be unhappy with her performance. File photo: Reuters
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