FOIA Number: DHS-CBP-18-0692

News Roundup: Restricting the Vote

October 15, 2020
As the election draws nearer, political observers are increasingly turning attention to poll results in states across the country. But of course, poll numbers don’t mean much if ballots aren’t counted — or if people can’t vote in the first place.

CBP Records Related to the Migration Crisis Action Team

September 17, 2020
Customs and Border Protection records from early 2017 related to the agency's "Migration Crisis Action Team."

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 CBP Seeking Migration Crisis Action Team Communications

October 18, 2018
FOIA to CBP seeking communications that contain the term "MCAT" or "Migration Crisis Action Team" from January 20, 2017, through April 30, 2017, in the following offices: Office of the Commissioner, Office of Congressional Affairs, Office of the Executive Assistant Commissioner for Field Operations, and Office of the Chief of U.S. Border Patrol.