Secret Service director is the latest Trump official to be ousted

US Secret Service director Randolph “Tex” Alles is the latest administration official to get the boot as the president prepares to assemble a team that takes an even harder line on immigration.

“United States Secret Service director Randolph ‘Tex’ Alles has done a great job at the agency over the last two years, and the president is thankful for his over 40 years of service to the country,” Trump spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, confirming multiple reports on his ouster.

“Mr. Alles will be leaving shortly and President Trump has selected James M. Murray, a career member of the USSS, to take over as director beginning in May.”

Trump told his acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney, to fire Alles, who remained on the job as of Monday.

The Secret Service director reports directly to the Secretary of Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen, who was forced out on Sunday following months of pressure from Trump, who blamed her for the recent surge in family migrations at the southern border.

“There is a near-systematic purge happening at the nation’s second-largest national security agency,” a senior administration official told CNN.

Alles was reportedly told to pack it in before the March 30 security breach at Mar-a-Lago, in which a Chinese woman with a flash drive containing malware and four cell phones bluffed her way into Trump’s posh resort.

And after the security breach, Trump praised the Secret Service.

“I could not be happier with Secret Service. Secret Service has done a fantastic job from day one. Very happy with them. Secret Service is fantastic. These are fantastic people. And the end result is it was good,” he said.

US Citizenship and Immigration Services director Francis Cissna and Office of the General Counsel’s John Mitnick were also expected to be canned in the days or weeks ahead — and the White House is eyeballing others as well.

Trump recently empowered adviser and immigration hardliner Stephen Miller to take charge of Team Trump’s border policies “and he’s executing his plan” by dismantling Homeland Security’s leadership, the official said.

Alles — a 35-year veteran of the Marines — had also had leadership posts in Customs and Border Protection leadership and led the agency’s Air and Marine Operations.

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