Jurisdiction: Florida

FOIA to Commerce Regarding Ross’ Meetings with the Sugar Industry

November 14, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications with the sugar industry, including the Fanjul brothers.

FOIA to DOD Regarding Operation Faithful Patriot and Border Troop Deployment

November 6, 2018
FOIA submitted along with National Security Action seeking communications regarding the deployment of troops in Operation Faithful Patriot with or about Stephen Miller, White House senior policy advisor.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Guidance on Border Militia and the Treatment of Immigrants

November 6, 2018
FOIA to CBP submitted along with the National Security Action seeking records of any guidance and communications with border officers regarding engagements or interactions with private militia or minutemen groups in border areas, the handling of unaccompanied children, policy memorandum signed by DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and provided to ICE regarding treatment of immigrants, and any guidance on the use of force against immigrants.

FOIA to HUD Seeking Updated Senior Staff Calendars

October 17, 2018
FOIA to HUD seeking calendars for Secretary Ben Carson, Pamela Hughes Patenaude, Sheila Greenwood, Deana Bass, Lynne Patton, and Dana Page, among others from December 1, 2017 through the date of search.

FOIA to DOE Regarding Secretary Rick Perry’s Son’s Business Interests

October 4, 2018
FOIA to DOE seeking communications with Griffin Perry, Secretary Perry’s son and Grey Rock Energy Partners. This FOIA was submitted because Secretary Perry was a Grey Rock investor before assuming the helm of the agency. Grey Rock recently launched a new investment fund, and some ethics experts have raised concerns about potential conflicts of interest that could arise from the business interests of Secretary Perry’s son.

DOL’s OSHA Records Regarding Office Renovation Expenses

October 3, 2018
Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration response to our FOIA seeking records of office renovations expenses.

No Records Response From DOJ’s Civil Division to Request Regarding Membership in the Religious Liberty Task Force

September 19, 2018
Department of Justice's Civil Division's said they had no records in response to our request seeking records sufficient to identify the names and titles of individuals at DOJ serving on the Religious Liberty Task Force, as well as records regarding the guidance used for selecting members of the task force. A DOJ memo in July announcing the task force stated that Civil Division would be represented in the new body.

DOJ Letter Requesting the Resignation of Preet Bharara

August 15, 2018
DOJ email to White House forwarding letter requesting that U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara resign.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Communications Regarding Changes to the CMS Website

June 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS submitted along with the Sunlight Foundation seeking all communications regarding any considered or actual changes to the medicare.gov website, the medicaid.gov website, the cms.gov website, or the insurekidsnow.gov website.

FOIA to USCIS Seeking Communications Regarding Changes to the USCIS Website

June 29, 2018
FOIA to USCIS submitted along with the Sunlight Foundation seeking all communications regarding any considered or actual changes to the uscis.gov website.