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FOIA Number: DHS-18-0694
Chaos, Confusion and Obfuscation at DHS Around Family Separation
May 12, 2020
Documents obtained by American Oversight provide further evidence of miscommunication and disorganization at the same time officials were issuing misleading public statements.
DHS Records Regarding Communications with Outside Anti-Immigrant Groups
January 15, 2020
Records received from the Department of Homeland Security regarding communications with outside anti-immigrant groups containing terms related to family separation.
News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions
September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
News Roundup: Remain in Mexico’s Harmful Effects and Trump’s Dangerous Impatience
August 30, 2019
Immigration officials frequently don't offer language assistance to asylum-seekers forced to return to Mexico, and Trump's rush for a border wall before 2020 raises concerns.
DHS Records Regarding Family Separation and Communications with Anti-Immigration Activists
July 11, 2019
Records from the Department of Homeland Security regarding family separation and immigration policies including communications between anti-immigration activists and officials such as Ronald Vitiello, Barbara Gonzalez, and Frank Wuco.
USCIS Records of Communications Regarding Family Separation
May 9, 2019
Communications of Senior Officials at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services regarding family separation and immigration.
American Oversight Sues Administration for Records of Family-Separation Policy
December 5, 2018
On Tuesday, American Oversight filed multiple lawsuits regarding the development and implementation of the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.
Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS – Family Separation Policy Communications
December 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against DHS, CBP, ICE, and USCIS seeking records related to the Trump administration's family separation policy and communications with anti-immigrant groups.
FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications with Outside Anti-Immigrant Groups Containing Terms Related to Family Separation
October 18, 2018
FOIA to DHS seeking communications with outside groups that contain terms related to family separation like "zero tolerance," "FMUA," and "Guardian."