CIA file: How to be Homeless

J.M. Porup filed this request with the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States of America.
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From: J.M. Porup

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Any and all documents or training materials that teach CIA agents, employees, or other human actors to pretend to be homeless.

Please also include total income collected by CIA agents pretending to be homeless, and how these funds are dispersed. Please include data on funds collected per year for the last twenty years, and financial projections for future income for the next ten years.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


J.M. Porup

From: Central Intelligence Agency

The request has been rejected, with the agency stating that it can neither confirm nor deny the existence of the requested documents.