Entity: Department of Homeland Security

FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP and USCIS Seeking Communications with Anti-Immigration Groups about Family Separation

June 20, 2018
FOIA seeking communications with anti-immigration groups including the Federation for American Immigration reform, NumbersUSA, and more.

FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP and USCIS Seeking Communications Regarding Family Separation or Sen. Merkley Visit to Detention Facility

June 20, 2018
FOIA FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP and USCIS seeking communications regarding Sen. Merkley's visit, American Academy of Pediatrics and other interest groups regarding family separation.

FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP and USCIS Seeking Emails Regarding Zero Tolerance Policy and Family Separation

June 20, 2018
FOIA FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP and USCIS seeking email communications regarding Jeff Sessions' "zero tolerance" policy.

FOIA to CBP and ICE Seeking Guidance on Implementation of Zero Tolerance Policy

June 20, 2018
FOIA seeking any guidance on Jeff Sessions' immigration memoranda releases from April 2017 and 2018 and email communications with Border Patrol leadership.

FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP and USCIS Seeking Emails Regarding DHS Secretary Nielsen’s Testimony About Family Separation

June 20, 2018
FOIA to DHS, ICE, CBP, and USCIS asking for communications with Secretary Nielsen regarding her testimony on family separation.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications of Secretary Nielsen or Senior Officials Regarding Testimony about Family Separation

June 20, 2018
FOIA seeking communications of Kristjen Nielsen, Chad Wolf, and Christina Bobb that contain terms related to Nielsen's testimony regarding family separation.

DHS Communications About the Cost of and Appropriations for a Border Wall

June 6, 2018
We asked DHS for communications about the cost of building a border wall and appropriations for the project. This heavily redacted document contains minutes from a March 2017 meeting of a DHS environment and sustainability committee, where a Coast Guard official floats the idea of using old ships for the wall.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS – #CatchOfTheDay

June 6, 2018
American Oversight’s lawsuit against DHS to shed light on its use of a Twitter hashtag to publicize the arrest of undocumented immigrants.

DHS Wall Budget Discussions and Congressional Budget Justification

June 6, 2018
Heavily redacted records from DHS containing wall budget discussions and related communications. American Oversight received an additional production in June 2018 of a DHS memo submitted to Congress justifying the department's budget request in 2017. The memo includes a request for funding for soft-sided detention facilities to detain immigrants.

DHS Records Concerning the Schedule for Border Wall Construction

June 6, 2018
Records from DHS containing a heavily redacted schedule of border wall plans. We received an additional production of documents in June 2018.