Entity: Texas Department of State Health Services

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.

Request to Texas DSHS for Communications with the White House, CDC, FDA, or HHS

March 16, 2020
Request to Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) seeking communications with the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), or the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in light of the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to DSHS Seeking Infectious Disease Reports from Federal Immigrant Detention and Holding Facilities

October 22, 2019
FOIA request to Texas Department of State Health Services seeking records reflecting reports of notifiable infectious diseases made by, or otherwise regarding, federal immigrant detention and holding facilities.

FOIA to Texas Department of State Health Services for Emails with Federal Officials and Immigration Detention Contractors

October 22, 2019
FOIA to Texas Department of State Health Services seeking emails between federal officials at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, as well as contractors operating immigrant detention and holding facilities.