Entity: Department of Homeland Security

News Roundup: Citizenship, the Census and the Constitution

February 15, 2019
The Supreme Court will consider the inclusion of a citizenship question on the census, Trump declares a national emergency and the Senate confirms William Barr.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Ballard Partners

February 14, 2019
FOIA Request to multiple agencies lobbied by lobbying firm Ballard Partners seeking communications with Trump administration political appointees. Florida-based Ballard Partners has grown rapidly due to its connections with the Trump administration, and this request seeks to uncover Ballard's influence on the administration.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Communications Related to Medicaid Work Requirements

February 8, 2019
FOIA to CMS seeking communications of top officials related to imposing work requirements on Medicaid recipients.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Communications with State Governments Related to Medicaid Work Requirements

February 8, 2019
FOIA to CMS seeking communications of top officials with state government officials related to Medicaid work requirements and demonstration waivers.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications Related to Deaths in Custody and Other Matters

February 8, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking communications of top officials with terms related to deaths of people held in custody and the treatment of detainees.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Civil Rights Complaints Related to Deaths in Custody

February 8, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking civil rights complaints and related documents regarding detainee deaths and other complaints of rights' violations.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Records Related to McAleenan’s Statements About Deaths in Custody

February 8, 2019
FOIA to CBP seeking records related to Commissioner McAleenan's public statements and testimony regarding deaths in custody, including the death of Jakelin Caal Maquin.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Records Related to Nielsen’s Statements Regarding Deaths in Custody

February 8, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking records related to Secretary Nielsen's statements and testimony regarding deaths in DHS custody.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Records Related to Trainings Regarding Health Care and Safety of Transgender Individuals

February 8, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking records related to trainings regarding health care and safety of transgender individuals, including trainings and policies.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Reports on the Deaths of Individuals Held in ICE Custody

February 8, 2019
FOIA to ICE seeking agency reports on the deaths of Roxana Hernandez and Mergensana Amar.