Let's go to the source of the "rumor", which was an interview with the Arizona Republic: Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano touts successes After more than 3 1/2 years running the agency charged with protecting Americans from terrorists, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano thinks about heading home to Arizona. "It's certainly in my mind," the 54-year-old former Arizona governor said during a 30-minute interview in her "bat cave," decorated with a Mexican saddle, opera posters and a baseball signed by Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. "I don't know if or when. ... But I left a lot of my stuff in Arizona. And I'm still a registered voter there."