Topic: Immigration

FOIA to ICE for Photographs of Cibola Detention Facility

August 8, 2019
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement for photographs, videos and audio recordings of the Cibola facility in New Mexico, which houses a unit of transgender women detainees.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications with Stephen Miller and Robert Gabriel Jr.

August 5, 2019
FOIA to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative seeking communications with or about Robert Gabriel Jr. and Stephen Miller. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the influence of Stephen Miller on immigration and trade policy, including through his top aide.

FOIA to USCIS Seeking Calendars and External Communications of John Zadrozny

August 5, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services seeking calendars and external communications of USCIS official John Zadrozny. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the effect other individuals have had on Zadrozny's official duties.

FOIA to USCIS Seeking Communications Between John Zadrozny and White House Officials

August 5, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services seeking communications of Stephen Miller-linked USCIS official John Zadrozny and other White House officials. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the effect other individuals have had on Zadrozny's official duties.

FOIA to State Seeking External Sent Mail of Andrew Veprek and John Zadrozny

August 5, 2019
FOIA to the U.S. Department of State seeking all sent email communications of Andrew Veprek and John Zadrozny to non-governmental email addresses.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications with Stephen Miller’s Top Aide

August 5, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Homeland Security seeking email communications with Stephen Miller’s aide, Robert Gabriel Jr. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the influence of Stephen Miller on immigration policy, including through Gabriel.

DHS Records Regarding Detention Center Visits from Senator Merkley

August 1, 2019
Communications from the Department of Homeland Security regarding visits to detention centers by Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley regarding family separation.

CBP Records Related to the Migration Crisis Action Team

July 31, 2019
Customs and Border Protection records from early 2017 related to the agency's "Migration Crisis Action Team."

DHS Records Regarding the Migrant Caravan and with Key Search Terms

July 23, 2019
Department of Homeland Security documents in response to our request seeking communications related to the so-called migrant caravan and the terms "Soros" and "Middle Eastern." American Oversight sought these records to shed light on how the administration approached the situation. 

FOIA to ICE Seeking Communications with Private Prison Companies, Contractors Profiting from Detention and Incarceration, and Their Lobbyists

July 23, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking communications with private prison companies, contractors profiting from detention and incarceration, and their lobbyists. This FOIA request was filed in partnership with the non-profit advocacy organization Worth Rises.