Entity: DHS - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

How Members of Anti-Immigrant Extremist Groups Have Worked Closely with — and Joined — the Trump Administration

November 18, 2020
From arranging meetings to collaborating on policy, anti-immigrant groups appear frequently in records obtained by American Oversight, revealing their influence in an administration that has instituted the most restrictive anti-immigration measures in decades.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Regarding Chief Immigration Judge Tracy Short

November 17, 2020
FOIA request to multiple agencies for records regarding the appointment of Tracy Short as Chief Immigration Judge, including SF-50 forms and resumes.

FOIA to USCIS for Records of Expenses from Trips to Swing States

November 12, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services seeking records reflecting expenses incurred from trips of top officials to swing states in the run-up to the 2020 election.

Covid-19 Oversight News: Trump’s Florida Rally, New FDA Vaccine Guidelines, and Covid-19 in Detention Centers

October 13, 2020
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DHS Calendar Entries for USCIS Senior Staff Officials

October 7, 2020
Records from the Department of Homeland Security of calendar entries for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services senior official staff.

Investigations Update: The White House Outbreak, the Administration’s Naturalization Policy, and Texas’ Ballot Drop Boxes

October 6, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the administration’s immigration policy, absentee voting requirements, and voter suppression in the states.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Directives Regarding Children Deported Without Guardians

October 5, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Customs and Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and the Administration for Children and Families seeking directives regarding children deported without guardians.

FOIA to USCIS Seeking Directives Regarding Naturalization Ceremonies

October 5, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services seeking directives regarding naturalization ceremonies and voter registration.

FOIA to USCIS Regarding Naturalization Ceremony at RNC

October 5, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services regarding the naturalization ceremony shown at the Republican National Convention.

USCIS Records in Regarding Communications with White House Official McLaurine Klinger

October 2, 2020
Records from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) in response to American Oversight's request for communications between White House Official McLaurine Klingler and high ranking agency officials.