Entity: Department of Homeland Security

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Regarding Restricting of Federal Employee Unions

March 23, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies regarding restriction of federal employee unions following Trump’s memo authorizing the Secretary of Defense to exclude Department of Defense employees from union representation.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Compiled Memos on Family Separation

March 23, 2020
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) seeking compiled memoranda on family separation.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership Regarding MPP

March 23, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seeking email communications of Acting Secretary Chad Wolf, Chief of Staff Chad Mizelle, and Acting Deputy Director Ken Cuccinelli regarding the Migrant Protection Protocols, otherwise known as Remain in Mexico. This request also contains key terms related to other policies affecting asylum seekers at the southern border.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Email Communications of Top USCIS Officials Regarding MPP

March 23, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) seeking email communications of top agency officials regarding the Migrant Protection Protocols, otherwise known as Remain in Mexico. This request also contains key terms related to other policies affecting asylum seekers at the southern border.

FOIA to DHS seeking Katie Waldman’s communications with or about Stephen Miller

March 23, 2020
FOIA to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seeking communications of former Deputy Press Assistant Katie Waldman with or about White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller.

FOIA to USCIS Seeking Sent Email Communications Containing the Term “Hunger Games”

March 23, 2020
FOIA to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Seeking Sent Email Communications Containing the Term “Hunger Games”

An Update on American Oversight’s Coronavirus Investigation

March 20, 2020
American Oversight has filed dozens of FOIA requests across the federal government and in several states as we look into the Trump administration’s mismanaged response to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to the CBP Seeking Use of Force Incident Reports

March 20, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) seeking any use of force incident reports and analysis thereof.

FOIA to the DHS Inspector General Seeking Records Underlying am Inspector General’s Report on Detention Centers

March 20, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) seeking records underlying DHS OIG report OIG-18-67: ICE’s Inspections and Monitoring of Detention Facilities Do Not Lead to Sustained Compliance or Systemic Improvements.

FOIA to the ICE Seeking Records Regarding the Detention Service Manager

March 20, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) seeking the identities and resumes of individuals serving as Detention Service Manager.