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Case Number: 18-2840
No Records Response from ACF Regarding Communications about Cost of Family Separation
July 28, 2020
The Administration for Children and Families stated that it had no records in response to American Oversight's request for documents of communications about the cost of family separation.
NRR from OMB Regarding the Costs of Family Separation
December 16, 2019
The Office of Management and Budget stated that it had no records of the costs associated with the Trump Administration's family separation policy.
HHS Records Regarding the Budget for Fiscal Year 2019
October 23, 2019
Records from the Department of Health and Human Services regarding the agency budget for fiscal year 2019. These records include communications from the Spring of 2018.
OMB Records Regarding the Cost of Family Separations
April 30, 2019
Office of Management and Budget records received in response to our request for documents related to the costs of the Trump administration's family separation policy.
ACF Records about Funding for the Child Separation Policy
March 27, 2019
Administration for Children and Family records of expenditures required to execute the Trump Administration's family separation policy.
No Records Response from USMS Regarding Costs of the Family Separation Policy
March 19, 2019
No records response from U.S. Marshals Service in response to our FOIA seeking documents related to the cost of implementing the family separation policy.
No Records Response from USMS Regarding Communications Related to the Family Separation Policy
March 19, 2019
No records response from U.S. Marshals Service in response to our FOIA seeking communications among political appointees regarding the implementation the family separation policy.
American Oversight Sues Administration for Records of Family-Separation Policy
December 5, 2018
On Tuesday, American Oversight filed multiple lawsuits regarding the development and implementation of the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.
Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Entities – Family Separation Policy Costs
December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against DOJ, EOIR, U.S. Marshals Service, HHS, ACF, CBP, USCIS, and OMB seeking records related to costs associated with the Trump administration's family separation policy.
FOIA to DOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review Seeking Family Separation Costs
October 26, 2018
FOIA to DOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review seeking communications regarding the cost of the family separation policy.