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Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is no longer scheduled to participate in a speaking event hosted by The Atlantic next week, the magazine announced Friday afternoon.
“I wanted to let everyone know that Kirstjen Nielsen’s team has let us know that she is no longer able to participate in TAF [The Atlantic Festival],” wrote Margaret Low, president of AtlanticLive, in an email to staff obtained by The Hill. “We will relay this update to media and audiences this morning.”
The article goes on to state the following:
The move follows backlash from progressive groups, which took credit for Nielsen’s decision to withdraw from the event slated to take place Sept. 24-26 in Washington, D.C.
We previously announced that we would be interviewing former DHS Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen at @TheAtlanticFest next week. Nielsen’s team has let us know that she is no longer able to participate in the interview.
— The Atlantic Communications (@TheAtlanticPR) September 20, 2019
— The Hill (@thehill) September 21, 2019
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