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Matthew Guariglia filed this request with the United States Secret Service of the United States of America.

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From: Matthew Guariglia

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Any meeting notes, outcome reports, emails or other correspondences from, mentioning, or pertaining to the meetings and held in regards to which presidential candidates would receive protection by the Secret Service starting 120 days before the primary election as dictated in 18 United States Code ยง 3056 for both the 2008 and 2012 election as well as any other documents retained by the Department of Homeland Security relating to this process from the 2008 and 2012 election.

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 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.


Matthew Guariglia

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Aug. 13, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From: FOIA

Good Afternoon,

In our acknowledgement letter to you, we advised you that due to the increasing number of FOIA requests received by this office, we could encounter some delay in processing your request. However, we want to update you on the status of your request. At this time, office is conducting a search for documents responsive to your request. The appropriate components of the USSS are being queried to ensure we have compiled a complete file of all possible responsive documents pertaining to your request.

Any responsive documents will be reviewed for determination of releasability. Upon completion of the review, all documents that can be released will be made available to you. We are making every effort to reduce the backlog of cases, and we sincerely apologize for the delay you are experiencing and appreciate your continued patience.

Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Acts Branch
United States Secret Service
245 Murray lane, SW, Building T-5
Washington, DC 20223
Phone: 202-406-6370
Fax: 202-406-5586
Email: Foia@usss.dhs.gov<mailto:Foia@usss.dhs.gov>

From: FOIA

Dear Requester,

Please provide the File Number for the request mentioned below so that we can provide you with a status update on your request.

Thank you,

Freedom of Information Act & Privacy Act Program
United States Secret Service
245 Murray Lane, SW, Building T-5
Washington, DC 20223
Phone: (202) 406-6370
Fax: (202) 406-5586
Email: FOIA@USSS.DHS.GOV<mailto:Foia@usss.dhs.gov>