DHS Congressional Correspondence 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and Partial 2013

Alexa O'Brien filed this request with the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America.
Tracking # 2014-HQFO-00132
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From: Alexa O'Brien

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Congressional Correspondence with DHS for the following months and years:

January 2009 to December 2009
January 2010 to December 2010
January 2011 to December 2011
January 2012 to December 2012
January 2013 to March 2013
July 2013 to October 2013

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.

Sincerely,

Alexa O'Brien

From: Department of Homeland Security

A fix is required to perfect the request. The request has been rejected as being too vague, burdensome or otherwise unprocessable.

From: Carr, Ayanna

Good Afternoon,
Attached is our acknowledgment to your DHS FOIA request.  If you need to contact this office again concerning your request, please provide the DHS reference number. This will enable us to quickly retrieve the information you are seeking and reduce our response time. This office can be reached at 866-431-0486.
Regards,
DHS Privacy Office Disclosure & FOIA Program
STOP 0655
Department of Homeland Security
245 Murray Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20528-0655
Telephone:  1-866-431-0486 or 202-343-1743
Fax:  202-343-4011
Visit our
FOIA website (http://www.dhs.gov/foia)

From: Alexa O'Brien

The Congresional Correspondence Logs are a "Grequently Requested Item".

Please refer to the Department of Homeland Security Website at https://www.dhs.gov/publication/priv-congressional-log-june-2013

and also

https://www.dhs.gov/foia-library-frequently-requested-records

for exactly what I seek.

Thank you in advance,

A;exa

From: Alexa O'Brien

DHS Privacy Office Disclosure & FOIA Program
STOP 0655
Department of Homeland Security
245 Murray Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20528-0655
Telephone: 1-866-431-0486 or 202-343-1743
Fax: 202-343-4011
Visit our
FOIA website (http://www.dhs.gov/foia)

Re: 2014-HQFO-00132

Dear Mr. Holzer,

Please advise me on the status of my FOIA request.

I never received a response to my email dated November 21, 2013, which was itself a response to your inquiry dated November 20, 2013.

(see below)

From Alexa O'Brien to Department of Homeland Security on Nov. 21, 2013:

The Congressional Correspondence Logs are a "Frequently Requested Item".

Please refer to the Department of Homeland Security Website at

https://www.dhs.gov/publication/priv-congressional-log-june-2013

and also

https://www.dhs.gov/foia-library-frequently-requested-records

for exactly what I seek.

Thank you in advance,

Alexa

From: Department of Homeland Security

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: Department of Homeland Security

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: Alexa O'Brien

DHS Privacy Office Disclosure & FOIA Program
STOP 0655
Department of Homeland Security
245 Murray Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20528-0655
Telephone: 1-866-431-0486 or 202-343-1743
Fax: 202-343-4011
Visit our
FOIA website (http://www.dhs.gov/foia)

Re: 2014-HQFO-00132

Dear Mr. Holzer,

Please advise me on the status of my FOIA request.

I never received a response to my email dated November 21, 2013 was a response to your inquiry dated November 20, 2013.

(see below)

From Alexa O'Brien to Department of Homeland Security on Nov. 21, 2013:

The Congressional Correspondence Logs are a "Frequently Requested Item".

Please refer to the Department of Homeland Security Website at

https://www.dhs.gov/publication/priv-congressional-log-june-2013

and also

https://www.dhs.gov/foia-library-frequently-requested-records

for exactly what I seek.

Thank you in advance,

Alexa O'Brien

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