FOIA Number: DHS-USCIS-19-0882

American Oversight Sues DHS for Cuccinelli Records

November 13, 2019
American Oversight filed a lawsuit against DHS for failing to release documents that may shed light on the recent work of Ken Cuccinelli, who is expected to be named acting DHS deputy secretary.

Complaint: American Oversight v. USCIS — Cuccinelli’s Leadership at USCIS

November 13, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for records related to Ken Cuccinelli’s leadership and performance as acting director. American Oversight is asking for records of leadership changes at the agency as well as Cuccinelli’s ethics documents, approved directives, and communications — including communications with White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller.

News Roundup: The Hatch Act and Freedom of Speech

August 16, 2019
New harsh immigration policies, weaker endangered species protections, and a lawsuit to protect the free speech rights of federal employees.

News Roundup: Investigating the Fallout from Spring’s DHS Shakeup

July 19, 2019
Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan testified before Congress this week, with lawmakers confronting him about the poor conditions at migrant detention centers.

FOIA to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services for Ken Cuccinelli’s Communications with Stephen Miller and Individuals Outside the Government

July 18, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services for records shedding light on Acting Director Ken Cuccinelli’s outside influences and his interactions with White House advisor Stephen Miller.