Entity: Department of Homeland Security

FOIA to DHS/ICE Seeking Records Related to Facial Recognition Technology and the Migrant Caravan

December 18, 2018
FOIA to ICE seeking communications regarding the use of facial recognition technology by CBP and the sharing of data gleaned from facial recognition technology with ICE.

News Round-up: Auditing the Wall, Investigating Saudi Arabia’s Influence, and Uncovering Hidden Reports

December 14, 2018
Despite what DHS says, Trump’s border-wall claims and demands are little more than a base-placating rhetorical tool.

FOIA to DHS Regarding White House Responses to Pipe Bombs

December 14, 2018
FOIA to DHS seeking all final talking points prepared by DOJ or the FBI, or sent to DOJ or the FBI from the White House, concerning the pipe bombs mailed to prominent individuals, including Democratic officials and former officials, in October 2018, as well as the October 27, 2018 mass shooting attack at the Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

Audit the Wall: No Plans, Funding or Timeline — And No Wall

December 12, 2018
American Oversight's investigation into the administration’s preparations for fulfilling Trump's promise to build a border wall reveal it to be nothing more than a rhetorical tool.

American Oversight Sues Administration for Records of Family-Separation Policy

December 5, 2018
On Tuesday, American Oversight filed multiple lawsuits regarding the development and implementation of the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS – Family Separation Policy Communications

December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against DHS, CBP, ICE, and USCIS seeking records related to the Trump administration's family separation policy and communications with anti-immigrant groups.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Entities – Family Separation Policy Costs

December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against DOJ, EOIR, U.S. Marshals Service, HHS, ACF, CBP, USCIS, and OMB seeking records related to costs associated with the Trump administration's family separation policy.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Entities – Sessions Memo Communications

December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit DOJ, DHS, CBP, ICE, and USCIS seeking communications containing specific search terms related to the administration's family separation policy and guidance on the zero-tolerance policy.

DHS Records Related to Guidance or Policies Regarding Communications with Congress

November 29, 2018
Department of Homeland Security response to our FOIA seeking all forms, policies, NDAs, etc. referencing communications with Congress.

American Oversight Sues Federal Agencies for Evidence of Jared Kushner Personal Email Use

November 21, 2018
American Oversight today sued six federal agencies to uncover the extent of Jared Kushner's use of personal email for official governmental business. The suit comes the same week as news broke that his wife, Ivanka Trump, used personal email to conduct White House business on hundreds of occasions in 2017 — which White House officials only discovered when a May 2017 lawsuit filed by American Oversight sparked an internal review.