Entity: Department of Homeland Security

News Roundup: Who Stands to Gain?

April 17, 2020
As the administration’s tragically mismanaged response to the coronavirus continues to lurch onward, the answers to that question are more important than ever.
New York City during coronavirus lockdown

CBP Documents Regarding Roxsana Hernandez and Felipe Gómez Alonzo

April 15, 2020
Documentation from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regarding the processing of Roxsana Hernandez prior to her transfer to Immigration and Customs Enforcement and regarding the death of Felipe Gómez Alonzo in CBP custody.

No Records Response from CBP Regarding Federal Spending at Trump Properties

April 14, 2020
The Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records regarding federal spending at Trump properties, including any guidance issued regarding the use of Trump properties for official business, as well as any expenses paid to Trump properties.

USSS Expense Records for Pence Visit to Ireland

April 13, 2020
Records from the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Secret Service (USSS) of USSS expenses from Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Ireland.

News Roundup: Corruption and Coronavirus

April 10, 2020
Trump is apparently counting on the public to be too distracted by the coronavirus to pay much attention to his continuing dictator-like purges of government officials and his brazen rejection of oversight. 

FOIA to DHS Seeking Legal Analysis Regarding Federal Emergency or Public Health Powers

April 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security for any legal analysis regarding any federal emergency or public health powers or authorities available to respond to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Legal Analysis Regarding Federal Emergency Powers During Specific Dates

April 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security for any legal analysis regarding any federal emergency or public health powers or authorities available to respond to the coronavirus outbreak during specific time periods.

FOIA to DHS for Guidelines or Memoranda Regarding Federal Emergency or Public Health Powers

April 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security for guidelines or memoranda regarding any federal emergency or public health powers or authorities available to respond to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Legal Analysis Regarding Federal Emergency or Public Health Powers

April 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for any legal analysis regarding any federal emergency or public health powers or authorities available to respond to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Legal Analysis Regarding Federal Emergency Powers During Specific Dates

April 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for any legal analysis regarding any federal emergency or public health powers or authorities available to respond to the coronavirus outbreak during specific time periods.