Topic: Immigration

Two Years of American Oversight

March 13, 2019
American Oversight opened its doors two years ago today to hold the Trump administration accountable. See what we've uncovered through FOIA, litigation, and investigations into corruption in the administration.

News Roundup: Citizenship, the Census and the Constitution

February 15, 2019
The Supreme Court will consider the inclusion of a citizenship question on the census, Trump declares a national emergency and the Senate confirms William Barr.

CBP Records Regarding #CatchOfTheDay Hashtag

February 14, 2019
Customs and Border Protection records relating to social media strategy. American Oversight sought these documents after CBP used #CatchOfTheDay to publicize individuals taken into custody by the agency.

No Records Response from DOD Regarding White House Use of Force Authorization for ‘Caravan’

February 8, 2019
No records response from the Department of Defense U.S. Northern Command identifying "credible evidence or intelligence" regarding a White House memo authorizing the military's use of force to protect control officers, all meeting notes related to the White House meeting about the caravan and decision to authorize use of force, and records related to any decision to use facial recognition technology on the caravan.

No Records Response from Department of Defense Regarding Use of Force Policy and Surveillance Technology for ‘Caravan’

February 8, 2019
No records response from the Department of Defense regarding "use of force" policy and facial recognition technology for the "migrant caravan."

News Roundup: More Troops at the Border Means More Questions for the Administration

February 1, 2019
The day after a congressional hearing about military presence at the southern border, the Pentagon announced it will be deploying another 2,000 troops.

FOIA to CBP Regarding Migrant Protection Protocols

January 31, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Customs and Border Protection seeking records relating to changes to asylum processing related to the Migrant Protection Protocol.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications with Congressman Steve King

January 25, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Homeland Security seeking all communications between senior officials and Congressman Steve King.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications with Congressman Steve King

January 25, 2019
FOIA to Customs and Border Protection seeking all communications between senior officials and Congressman Steve King.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Communications with Congressman Steve King

January 25, 2019
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking all communications between senior officials and Congressman Steve King.