Entity: Department of Homeland Security

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS, DOI, OMB – Audit the Wall

June 16, 2017
Complaint filed by American Oversight seeking records from DHS, DOI, and OMB related to the construction of President Trump's proposed border wall along the U.S. Mexico border.

FOIA Request to DHS People Who Will Make Decisions About Border Wall Contracts

June 16, 2017
Records identifying the members of the selection committee that will make decisions about awarding the wall contracts.

FOIA Request to DHS Communications with Charles Johnson or Palmer Luckey

June 16, 2017
Communications between DHS officials and Charles Johnson or Palmer Luckey regarding the border wall.

CBP No Records Response Regarding Wall Contracts

June 9, 2017
CBP reply stating that it has no responsive records to our FOIA request regarding contracts or proposals for President Trump's proposed border wall.

Homeland Security Political Appointee Resumes

May 11, 2017
DHS sent a partial response to our FOIA request (DHS-17-0014) providing names, job titles, and resumes for a number of the political appointees at the department. Records not provided: Ethics waivers.

FOIA Request to DHS Guidance regarding the use of FY2017 funds for Border Wall

May 3, 2017
Guidance regarding the use of FY2017 funds for construction of a border wall; communications with Congress about funding for the wall.

FOIA Request to Customs and Border Protection Communications about Border Wall

May 3, 2017
Communications with the border agent union regarding the construction of a border wall; communications with Congress regarding funding for the border wall.

FOIA Request to DHS Policies or Guidance Regarding the Provision of Information

April 10, 2017
Policies or guidance regarding the provision of information to the media or Congress.

Updated: American Oversight Investigates DHS Attempt to Stifle Online Criticism

April 7, 2017
American Oversight is filing a Freedom of Information Act request to uncover the facts behind DHS’s attempt to force Twitter to reveal the identity of an account critical of administration policy.