She was picked because she supported Obama in a strong Hillary state, and because she had dealt with "border" issues as a governor. As DHS secretary she's been a THOROUGH disappointment!
Thanks FReeper OP.
BTW OP's link is to a right-wing website.
Budget games go on every day in corporate America, OP.
I can't tell you how many times I was instructed to have vendors "pre-bill us."
Corporations are shielded, fostered, and protected by the Republican Party, so I think she was just playing the Republican game. They should be proud of her.
The whole Department of Homeland Security is one big fraud. We don't even need it.
Regardless of the source, the story is true. There are too many details regarding the manufacturers for it to have been fabricated.