Despite Trump’s claims that he wants someone who will be “tougher”, on immigration issues, Kirstjen Nielsen will be perceived as the most hardline Secretary of Homeland Security we’ve ever had.

Recent data from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Recent reveal Trump’s immigration policies aren’t reducing the number of illegal border crossings. In fact, with each hardline policy he announces, he aggravates the growing crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border.

Read Matt Kwong’s reporting and see what the data are showing us here.