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This Controversial Milwaukee Sheriff Says He Has A New Job At The Department Of Homeland Security

This Controversial Milwaukee Sheriff Says He Has A New Job At The Department Of Homeland Security

Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. — the controversial and conservative Milwaukee county sheriff who is a staunch supporter of President Trump — said Wednesday he's accepted a position as assistant secretary at the Department of Homeland Security.But not long after Clarke made his remarks to a local radio station, Department of Homeland Security aides seemed to contradict him and suggest nothing is official yet."No such announcement with regard to the Office of Public Engagement has been made," a spokesperson for the DHS said to BuzzFeed News in regards to Clarke's remarks. "The position mentioned is a Secretarial appointment. Such senior positions are announced by the Department when made official by the Secretary."The official DHS twitter account also echoed this statement on Wednesday afte