Topic: Immigration

NRR from CBP Regarding Materials Used to Train Border Patrol Agents to Conduct Credible Fear Interviews

January 15, 2020
U.S. Customs and Border Protection stated it had no records of materials used to train border patrol agents to conduct credible fear interviews. The agency also stated that the material, if it exists, would be under the purview of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

FOIA to ACF Regarding Information-Sharing Agreements Regarding Immigrants and Sponsors of Child Immigrants

January 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families regarding memoranda of understanding or other agreements with federal, state, or local government agencies to share information about immigrants or sponsors of immigrant children.

FOIA to DHS Regarding Information-Sharing Agreements Regarding Immigrants and Sponsors of Child Immigrants

January 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security regarding memoranda of understanding or other agreements with federal, state, or local government agencies to share information about immigrants or sponsors of immigrant children.

In the Documents: Stephen Miller’s Emails with Top ICE Official

January 6, 2020
Records provide a glimpse of how White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller has used his network of fellow immigration hardliners to advance his policy goals.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

NRR from USCIS Regarding Emails Between Various Officials and Select White House Staff

January 3, 2020
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services stated that it had no emails between various officials and select White House staff, including Stephen Miller.

American Oversight’s 2019 in Review: Nine Important Stories We Uncovered

December 27, 2019
From Rudy Giuliani to Stephen Miller, and from threats to democracy in the states to corruption in Trump's cabinet, here's where the paper trail took us in 2019.

News Roundup: Beyond Impeachment — The Investigations Continue

December 20, 2019
There's plenty to investigate as we approach the end of 2019 — Ukraine-related and otherwise.

FOIA to SBA Seeking Records Relating to Small Business Loans for Non-U.S. Citizens

December 20, 2019
FOIA request to the U.S. Small Business Administration seeking changes in policy or external communications regarding the availability of loans for non-U.S. citizens.

FOIA to CBP Regarding Videos Shown at Border Patrol Facilities

December 19, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Customs & Border Protection asking for information about videos shown at Border Patrol facilities.

FOIA to ORR Regarding Videos Shown at Border Patrol Facilities

December 19, 2019
FOIA to Office of Refugee Resettlement asking for information about videos shown at ORR Facilities.