Entity: Department of Homeland Security

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications Regarding Hurricane Maria

September 20, 2018
FOIA to DHS seeking communications with the White House Office, the Government of Puerto Rico, FEMA, and HHS regarding Hurricane Maria and funeral expenses.

FOIA TO DHS Seeking Communications Regarding Hurricane Maria and the Milken Institute Study

September 20, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking communications with the White House Office, the Government of Puerto Rico, FEMA, and HHS regarding Hurricane Maria and George Washington University’s Milken study.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications About Hurricane Maria’s Death Toll

September 20, 2018
FOIA to DHS seeking communications with the White House Office, the Government of Puerto Rico, FEMA, and HHS regarding Hurricane Maria’s death toll.

CBP Communications With Fox News and Breitbart About Border Wall Construction

September 6, 2018
Communications between the Customs and Border Protection press office and Fox News and Breitbart about the construction of a border wall. In September 2018, we obtained Department of Homeland Security communications with members of Congress and their staffs about building and funding the border wall, including members of Congress advocating for contracts for specific companies.

No Records Response From DHS Regarding WH Communications About Wall Contract

September 6, 2018
Department of Homeland Security stated that it had no records of communications with the White House regarding a wall contract.

FOIA to DHS/U.S. Secret Service Seeking Records of Spending at Trump Properties

August 31, 2018
FOIA to DHS/U.S. Secret Service seeking records of spending at properties in which the president has an ownership interest, including the following resorts: Trump National Golf Club Mar-a-Lago and the Mar-a-Lago club, Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, Trump National Golf Club in Washington, DC, Trump International Golf Links and Hotel in Ireland, and Trump Turnberry Luxury Resort in Scotland. This FOIA was submitted as part of our Parallel Investigations Initiative.

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

August 29, 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.

DHS Records Concerning the Schedule for Border Wall Construction

August 29, 2018
Records from DHS containing a heavily redacted schedule of border wall plans. We received an additional production of documents in June 2018.

FOIA to CBP Regarding Stephen Miller’s Influence on Immigration Policy

August 29, 2018
FOIA to CBP seeking communications with or about Stephen Miller to shed light on his influence on immigration policy throughout executive branch agencies.

FOIA to ICE Regarding Stephen Miller’s Influence on Immigration Policy

August 29, 2018
FOIA to ICE seeking communications with or about Stephen Miller to shed light on his influence on immigration policy throughout executive branch agencies.