Entity: Customs and Border Protection

New Lawsuit Seeks DHS Border Wall Emails with White House, Fox News, Border States

February 9, 2018
Nonpartisan ethics watchdog American Oversight today sued the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to release emails relating to President Trump's proposed border wall sent between senior officials at the department and individuals in the White House, anti-immigration activist groups, and conservative media outlets including Breitbart and Fox News.  

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS – Border Wall Communications

February 9, 2018
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Homeland Security seeking the release of records of communications between Department officials and Congress, the White House, border states, and outside groups regarding the construction of President Trump’s proposed border wall. This complaint is part of American Oversight’s Audit the Wall investigation.

FOIA to DHS and CBP Regarding Hurricane Maria

November 15, 2017
FOIA to DHS seeking records and communications related to social media coverage of Hurricane Maria.

FOIA to DHS Regarding Use of the Term “Catch of the Day”

October 24, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security for records relating to the decision by Customs and Border Protection to use the term “Catch of the Day” to describe the arrests of undocumented immigrants.

New Documents Weekly Round Up

October 16, 2017
American Oversight's investigations into the Trump administration turn up new documents weekly. These are recently posted records, including documents regarding net neutrality, DOJ's affirmative action investigation, and Trump Organization guidance.

Watchdog Group Files Lawsuit on Trump Border Wall

June 16, 2017
Non-partisan ethics watchdog American Oversight today filed suit against the Trump administration to force the release of communications, documents, and plans related to the president’s proposed border wall.

10 Questions about the Border Wall that Deserve Big, Beautiful Answers

April 4, 2017
President Trump’s proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border has raised a lot of questions since he began talking about it at campaign rallies nearly two years ago – and this week, the American people will finally have a chance to get some answers. Here are ten questions that we’ll be watching for and that we would like to see answered: