Entity: Federal Emergency Management Agency

Complaint: American Oversight v DHS – Hurricane Response

October 26, 2018
Lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security seeking records detailing the failed preparation and response efforts surrounding hurricanes Maria and Irma in 2017.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Communications Regarding Hurricane Preparation

October 25, 2018
FOIA to FEMA seeking Hurricane preparation and response efforts by FEMA, the DOD, HHS, CDC, as well as public statements by any administration officials--including President Trump--concerning preparation and response efforts.

No Records Response from FEMA Regarding Hurricane Maria Death Toll

October 22, 2018
No records response from Federal Emergency Management Agency to our request for records related to Trump's tweets regarding Hurricane Maria, Hurricane Maria death tolls, and Hurricane Maria funeral expenses.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Office Renovation Records

October 17, 2018
FOIA to FEMA seeking records of and communications about office renovation and redecoration expenses.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Updated Calendars for Senior Staff Officials

October 17, 2018
FOIA to FEMA updated calendars for Brock Long, Daniel Kaniewski, and Eric Heighberger.

New FOIAs: Trump Disputes Hurricane Maria’s Death Toll

October 15, 2018
In a series of tweets, the president claimed that “3,000 people did not die in the two hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico” and that it was a ploy by the Democrats to make him “look as bad as possible.” These Tweets came just weeks after a long-awaited independent study on the fatalities were released.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Communications Following Hurricane Florence Regarding Hog Lagoons

October 10, 2018
FOIA to FEMA seeking communications with Congresspeople and Senators regarding the risks posed by hog lagoons following Hurricane Florence.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Communications with the National Pork Producers Council Following Hurricane Florence

October 10, 2018
FOIA to FEMA seeking communications with the National Pork Producers Council, The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and The North Carolina Pork Council regarding the risks posed by hog lagoons following Hurricane Florence.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Communications Containing Terms Related to Pig Waste

October 10, 2018
FOIA to FEMA seeking all e-mail communications sent or received by any DHS political appointees from September 1, 2018, through September 30, 2018, that contain any of the terms like: pork, pigs, hog, swine, NCPC, and NPPC.

FOIA to FEMA Seeking Communications Regarding Trump’s Tweets About Hurricane Maria Death Toll

September 20, 2018
FOIA to FEMA seeking communications regarding President Trump’s tweets about Hurricane Maria’s death toll claiming that 3,000 people did not die in the hurricane.