Entity: Customs and Border Protection

News Roundup: Corruption, Plain and Simple

October 18, 2019
Many words and phrases have swirled around the past few years to describe the Trump administration’s full range of wrongdoing. But it all comes down to one word: corruption.

News Roundup: Impeachment, Obstruction, and More Questions about Rick Perry

October 11, 2019
Questions continue to arise about Energy Secretary Rick Perry, who this week was subpoenaed by the House in the impeachment investigation.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications Related to Public Statements about Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Customs and Border Protection seeking communications about public statements made by the president about Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications Related to Transport of Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to CBP seeking communications with Caribbean cruise ship companies related to transport and immigration processing of Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications Related to Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to CBP seeking communications with parties outside the federal government related to Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.

Early Trump Administration — and McAleenan — Communications About Immigration Policy

October 9, 2019
Only so much distance can be created between McAleenan and his direct involvement in some of the Trump administration’s harshest immigration policies.

News Roundup: Trump, Giuliani, and Ukraine

September 20, 2019
“Unprecedented” is a word that has been used a lot in the past few years — including this week.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

News Roundup: Remain in Mexico’s Harmful Effects and Trump’s Dangerous Impatience

August 30, 2019
Immigration officials frequently don't offer language assistance to asylum-seekers forced to return to Mexico, and Trump's rush for a border wall before 2020 raises concerns.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications with Trump Campaign Interests

August 30, 2019
FOIA Request to U.S Customs and Border Protections seeking communications from agency officials to President Trump’s reelection campaign or other interests supporting the president’s reelection.

News Roundup: Political Appointees, Lobbyists and Those In Between

August 23, 2019
This week, we sued the VA for failing to preserve emails that top VA officials sent from personal email accounts to three members of Mar-a-Lago.