ICE Lifts Redactions on Records Related to Migrant Deaths in Custody

May 25, 2023
In American Oversight’s fight for records related to the deaths of people held in immigration detention, Immigration and Customs Enforcement has lifted redactions on nearly 80 pages of public documents.

American Oversight Sues DHS for Emails with Anti-Immigrant Groups Regarding ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

May 17, 2023
American Oversight seeks the release of Trump-era DHS records to shed light on political appointees’ communications with anti-immigrant groups about the Migrant Protection Protocols.

DOJ Records Released in Response to Request for Records Regarding Operation Legend Funding

March 1, 2023
Records released by the Department of Justice in response to American Oversight’s request for records reflecting Bureau of Justice Assistance funding for Operation Legend.

News Roundup: Election Denial and the 2022 Vote

October 28, 2022
Election denial has already infected the upcoming midterm elections, and American Oversight’s investigations are continuing to document abuses of power by officials across the country.

News Roundup: Following the Digital Paper Trail

September 30, 2022
From the Pentagon’s deleted Jan. 6 text messages to new information about top Trump officials’ efforts to overturn the election, this week underscored the importance of following the digital paper trail.

News Roundup: ‘The Evidence Speaks for Itself’

August 19, 2022
The costly repercussions of the Wisconsin election investigation were thrown into stark relief this week.

ICE Records Released in Response to Request for Denials for Off-Site Medical Care

August 5, 2022
Records released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in response to American Oversight’s request for Medical Payment Authorization Request (MedPAR) denials from Adelanto from December 1, 2018 to the date the search is conducted. This request is also seeking MedPAR approval and denial analysis and related clinical guidance.

News Roundup: Victory in Wisconsin

April 22, 2022
A Wisconsin court has ordered the state Assembly’s election investigation to stop deleting records. Meanwhile, new details have emerged about congressional leaders’ initial response to the Jan. 6 attack.

News Roundup: Efforts to Overturn 2020 Are Not Over

April 15, 2022
Our fight for records from election reviews isn’t just about transparency — it’s also about exposing the blatantly partisan and dangerously anti-democratic motivations behind those sham investigations.

USDA Records Released in Response to Request for Records Related to Meetings with or Guidance from the White House About Farm Bailouts

April 4, 2022
Records released by U.S Department of Agriculture in response to American Oversight’s request for records related to the 2018 and 2019 farm bailouts, particularly records related to meetings with or guidance from White House about farm bailouts..