Entity: United States Coast Guard

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Ballard Partners

February 14, 2019
FOIA Request to multiple agencies lobbied by lobbying firm Ballard Partners seeking communications with Trump administration political appointees. Florida-based Ballard Partners has grown rapidly due to its connections with the Trump administration, and this request seeks to uncover Ballard's influence on the administration.

FOIA to DHS Regarding the Use of Ships to Compose the Border Wall

July 23, 2018
FOIA seeking all records reflecting any proposal, discussion, or decision regarding the use of old and/or decommissioned ships or other marine vessels as a building material for a wall on the southwest border of the United States, and any email chains to which such proposals are attached. This FOIA was submitted following reports that the United States Coast Guard (USCG) has considered disposing of ships to use as building material for a wall along the U.S.-Mexican border.

FOIA to USCG Regarding to Hurricane Maria

November 15, 2017
FOIA to DHS/USCG regarding Hurricane Maria seeking electronic communications related to hurricane relief efforts.