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Homeland & National Security

As a member of the Homeland Security Committee, I believe in ensuring that our country is equipped to meet our myriad national security challenges. I am working to secure our nation’s critical infrastructure, including our ports, and to address unique vulnerabilities.

Cyber threats and attacks are becoming increasingly common, sophisticated and damaging. We must make dramatic investments and improvements to our cyber defenses. I am focused on building an effective cybersecurity program across the federal government.

February 12, 2021

Chairs Thompson and Barragán Release Statement on the Biden Administration Ending ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

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Mayorkas confirmation

February 3, 2021

Statement of Border Security Subcommittee Chair Barragán

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November 25, 2020

Business Insider: DOJ has agreed to temporarily halt deportations for some migrant detainees and whistleblowers who alleged medical and sexual abuse at GA detention center

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October 21, 2020

Al Dia News: The last presidential debate must discuss the missing migrant parents of 545 children

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October 1, 2020

CBS News: Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragán criticizes ICE for conditions at Georgia facility

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September 29, 2020

DW: Experto critica tibieza de México ante supuestas esterilizaciones forzadas de migrantes hechas por EE. UU.

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September 29, 2020

Univision: “Las llaman cucarachas”: Congresistas están horrorizados tras visitar el centro de detención de ICE en Irwin

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September 28, 2020

Telemundo: Barragán en la prisión ICE del Condado de Irwin

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September 27, 2020

AP: Shackles and filth: Hysterectomies are only part of a ‘horror show’ at a Georgia detention site, lawmakers find

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September 26, 2020

Barragán Calls for an End to For-Profit Contractors Running ICE Detention Center

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