Letters 116th

Letters of the 116th Congress | Session Two

August 11, 2020: Comment Letter Opposing Trump Administration Rule Exploiting COVID-19 to Restrict Asylum

FACT SHEET: H.R. 2214, the National Origin-Based Antidiscrimination for Nonimmigrants "NO BAN" Act

FACT SHEET: H.R. 5581, the Access to Counsel Act of 2020

July 19, 2020: Letter to DOJ, DHS IG Requesting Investigation Into Trump Administration Use of Force Against Protestors

July 16, 2020: Comment Letter Opposing Trump Administration Rule Restricting Asylum

July 13, 2020: Transcript of Judiciary Committee's Interview with Former SDNY Prosecutor Geoffrey Berman

July 10, 2020: Copyright Office CARES Notification to Congress

July 9, 2020: Opening Statement of Geoffrey S. Berman Before the House Judiciary Committee

June 15, 2020: Letter to DOJ, HHS Denouncing Rollback of Civil Rights Protections in Healthcare

June 11, 2020: Letter to BOP Regarding Deployment of BOP Officers in DC Following Peaceful Protests

June 10, 2020: Letter from USPTO Regarding Impact of COVID-19 on Operations

June 10, 2020: Amicus Brief Filing in United States v. Michael Flynn

June 8, 2020: Letter to Judicial Conference Against Withdrawing Draft Advisory Opinion 117

June 5, 2020: Letter to DOJ, DEA Condemning Expansion of Authority Against Peaceful Protestors

June 5, 2020: Letter to OMB Regarding Apparent Exploitation of COID-19 Pandemic to Push Deregulatory Agenda

June 4, 2020: Letter to GAO Seeking Investigation Into Sharing of DACA Recipients' Personal Information Within DHS

June 3, 2020: Letter to DOJ, DOD, DHS, Interior Regarding Use of Force Against Peaceful DC Protestors

May 28, 2020: Letter to DOJ Demanding Investigation in Response to Recent Murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor & George Floyd "

May 28, 2020: Letter to HHS IG to Investigate Reports ICE Preventing Reunification, Deporting Unaccompanied Minors

May 28, 2020: Letter to DHS, ICE to Halt Deportation of Unaccompanied Children, Guarantee Due Process Protections

May 21, 2020: Letter to ICE, DHS Regarding "Binary Choice" Policy During COVID-19 Pandemic

May 19, 2020: Letter to DHS, ICE to Ensure Access to Free Telephone Calls for Detainees at ICE Detention Centers

May 15, 2020: Letter to USMS Regarding Handling of COVID-19 Pandemic

May 12, 2020: Letter to State, DHS, HHS Regarding Administration's Legal Explanation for Halting Asylum Processing

May 11, 2020: Letter to AG Barr Regarding DOJ Threats Against State Imposed Coronavirus Restrictions

May 8, 2020: Letter to DOJ IG Seeking Investigation into AG Barr's Politicization of DOJ

May 1, 2020: Letter to Amazon CEO Bezos Seeking Testimony Before House Judiciary Committee

April 24, 2020: Letter to DOJ on Trump Administration Use of Emergency Powers During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 23, 2020: Letter to ATF Regarding Surge of Ghost Guns During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 20, 2020: Letter to DOJ IG & DOJ Office of Professional Responsibility on AG Barr's Comments on Firing of IG Atkinson

April 15, 2020: Letter to Democratic Caucus on President Trump's False Assertion of "Total" Authority During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 14, 2020: Letter to USPTO Requesting Information on COVID-19 Pandemic Impact

April 10, 2020: Letter to DOJ IG Condemning President Trump's Assault on Inspectors General

April 10, 2020: Letter to FTC Regarding Investigation of Covidien Acquisition of Newport Medical Instruments

April 10, 2020: Letter to DOJ Seeking Public Briefings on Handling of COVID-19 in Federal Prisons

April 9, 2020: Amicus Curiae Brief in Support of Pennsylvania Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration Rule Undermining Access to Birth Control

April 7, 2020: Letter to ICE Requesting ICE Protect Migrants & Staff During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 1, 2020: Letter to OMB Requesting Extension to Public Comment Periods During COVID-19 Pandemic

March 30, 2020: Letter to DOJ Urging Use of CARES Act to Protect Prisoners and Staff

March 30, 2020: Letter to DHS Demanding Due Process for Unaccompanied Children During COVID-19

March 21, 2020: Letter from DOJ on Handling of COVID-19 in Federal Prisons

March 19, 2020: Letter to DOJ Regarding Bureau of Prisons & U.S. Marshals Service Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

March 18, 2020: Letter to DOJ, EOIR Urging Suspension of Immigration Courts during COVID-19

March 18, 2020: Letter to DOJ Urging Action Against Price Gouging During COVID-19

March 17, 2020: Letter to FTC Regarding Price Gouging During COVID-19 Pandemic

March 13, 2020: Letter to ICE Regarding Health of Migrants & Staff in Detention Facilities During COVID-19

March 12, 2020: Letter to DOJ Regarding Response to COVID-19 Pandemic in Federal Prisons

March 6, 2020: Petition for rehearing in Committee on the Judiciary v. Donald F. McGahn

March 5, 2020: Letter to DHS Regarding Potential Evidence of Withholding Family Separation Documents

March 3, 2020: Letter from the Judicial Branch Responding to HJC Inquiry Regarding Judiciary Workplace Misconduct

February 28, 2020: Letter to DOJ Regarding Political Interference in Roger Stone, Other Cases

February 18, 2020: Comment letter to SSA to Abandon Proposed Rule Changing Agency's Appeals Process

February 18, 2020: Letter to DHS Condemning Deployment of Tactical CBP Agents to Various Cities

February 12, 2020: Letter to DOJ Announcing AG Barr to Testify Before Committee

February 10, 2020: Letter to DOJ Regarding Special Intake Process to Receive Information from Rudy Giuliani

February 7, 2020: Letter from DHS on Production of Documents Regarding "Zero Tolerance Policy"

February 6, 2020: Letter to DHS, CBP on Suspension of Global Entry and Trusted Traveler Programs in New York

February 6, 2020: Letter Regarding Judiciary Workplace Practices Following the Tenth Circuit Judicial Council’s Order on Judge Carlos Murguia

January 31, 2020: Letter to DHS to Halt Prompt Asylum Claim Review (PACR) and the Humanitarian Asylum Review Process (HARP) Programs

January 28, 2020: Amicus Curiae Brief in Support of Flores Settlement Agreement

January 28, 2020: Letter from General Counsel to D.C. Circuit on President's Impeachment Defense Contradicting DOJ Argument in Lawsuit to Obtain Mueller Grand Jury Material

January 27, 2020: Letter to DOJ IG Requesting Investigation into Failure to Implement DCRA

January 23, 2020: Letter from General Counsel to D.C. Circuit on President's Impeachment Defense Contradicting DOJ Argument in Committee on the Judiciary v. McGahn

January 23, 2020: Letter from General Counsel to D.C. Circuit on President's Impeachment Defense Contradicting DOJ Argument in Lawsuit to Obtain Grand Jury Material

January 21, 2020: Letter to WH Counsel Seeking Disclosure of First-Hand Facts and Information Prior to Senate Impeachment Trial

January 21, 2020: U.S. House of Representatives Reply Memorandum to President's Impeachment Trial Brief

January 20, 2020: U.S. House of Representatives Replication to President's Answers to the Articles of Impeachment

January 18, 2020: U.S. House of Representatives Trial Memorandum and Statement of Material Facts in Impeachment Trial of President Trump

January 17, 2020: Letter to DOJ, FBI Requesting Documents in Response to DOJ IG Report on FISA

January 14, 2020: Letter to DHS Requesting Documents on Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP)




Letters of the 116th Congress | Session One

December 30, 2019: Comment Letter to USCIS Opposing Proposal to Increase Processing Fees for Citizenship and Asylum Seekers

December 17, 2019: Letter to DHS Regarding Improper Training Materials Related to Safe-Third Country Agreement with Guatemala

December 16, 2019: Judiciary Committee Report Accompanying Articles of Impeachment Against President Trump

December 16, 2019: Letter to FTC Regarding Approval of T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

December 9, 2019: Letter to Ranking Member Collins Regarding Witness Request in Impeachment Inquiry

December 8, 2019: Letter to White House Regarding Impeachment Inquiry

December 7, 2019: Report by Majority Staff on Constitutional Grounds for Impeachment

November 29, 2019: Letter to President Trump on Privileges Provided During Impeachment Inquiry

November 29, 2019: Letter to Ranking Member Collins on Privileges Provided During Impeachment Inquiry

October 29, 2019: FAQs on Impeachment Procedures Resolution

October 25, 2019: U.S. District Court for D.C. Order Requiring DOJ Turn Over Grand Jury Material from Special Counsel Mueller's Report

October 22, 2019: Brief for Lawsuit to Hold President Trump Accountable for Violations of Foreign Emoluments Clause

September 30, 2019: Judiciary Committee Reply in Support of Application for Order Authorizing Release of Certain Grand Jury Materials

September 19, 2019: Letter to WH Counsel, DOJ Regarding Antitrust Investigation into Automakers Who Struck Agreement with CA on Emissions Standards

September 17, 2019: Letter to USTR Regarding Use of Language Mirroring Section 512 of DMCA in USMCA

September 16, 2019: Letter from DOJ OLC to WH Counsel Claiming Former WH Staff Secretary Rob Porter May Not Be Compelled to Testify Before Judiciary Committee's Impeachment Investigation

September 16, 2019: Letter from DOJ OLC to WH Counsel Claiming Former WH Deputy Chief of Staff Rick Dearborn May Not Be Compelled to Testify Before Judiciary Committee's Impeachment Investigation

September 16, 2019: Letter from WH to Chairman Nadler Claiming Porter, Dearborn Immune from Congressional Testimony

September 16, 2019: Letter from WH to Chairman Nadler Limiting Testimony of Former Trump Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski Before Committee

September 13, 2019: Letter to Google Requesting Documents for Investigation Into Competition in Digital Markets

September 13, 2019: Letter to Facebook Requesting Documents for Investigation Into Competition in Digital Markets

September 13, 2019: Letter to Amazon Requesting Documents for Investigation Into Competition in Digital Markets

September 13, 2019: Letter to Apple Requesting Documents for Investigation Into Competition in Digital Markets

September 13, 2019: Letter to DHS Demanding Consultation with Congress on Allocation of Refugee Admissions

September 9, 2019: Resolution for Investigative Procedures Regarding Whether to Recommend Articles of Impeachment

September 6, 2019: Joint letter with Oversight Committee to WH Requesting Documents on VP Trip to Trump Golf Resort in Ireland and Pitch to Host G7 at Miami Doral

September 6, 2019: Joint letter with Oversight Committee to VP's Office Requesting Documents on VP Trip to Trump Golf Resort in Ireland and Pitch to Host G7 at Miami Doral

September 6, 2019: Joint letter with Oversight Committee to Secret Service Requesting Documents on VP Trip to Trump Golf Resort in Ireland and Pitch to Host G7 at Miami Doral

September 6, 2019: Joint letter with Oversight Committee to Trump Organization Requesting Documents on VP Trip to Trump Golf Resort in Ireland and Pitch to Host G7 at Miami Doral

September 5, 2019: Letter to WH, Secret Service Regarding President Trump’s Promotion of Foreign and U.S. Government Business at Trump Properties

September 3, 2019: Subpoena on DHS for Documents on President Trump's Attempts to Offer Pardons to Officials Carrying Out Illegal Immigration Policies

August 30, 2019: Letter to DHS, USCIS, ICE Regarding Elimination of Medical Deferred Action

August 27, 2019: Motion to Expedite Ruling in Lawsuit to Compel Former WH Counsel Don McGahn Testimony Before Committee

August 26, 2019: Subpoena on former WH Staff Secretary Rob Porter for Testimony before Judiciary Committee

August 22, 2019: Letter to Committee Chairs Requesting Information Relevant to Impeachment Investigation

August 15, 2019: Subpoena on Former Trump Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

August 15, 2019: Subpoena on Former WH Staff Secretary Rob Porter for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

August 15, 2019: Attachment in letter from Hope Hicks Clarifying Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

August 15. 2019: Letter from Hope Hicks on Clarifying Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

August 12, 2019: Letter to BOP Regarding Death of Jeffrey Epstein

August 7, 2019: Complaint to Compel Former WH Counsel Don McGahn Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

August 6, 2019: Letter to National Archives Requesting Justice Kavanuagh's White House Records

July 30, 2019: Letter to DOJ Seeking Information on Policies that Prevent Human Trafficking Survivors from Accessing Funds to Clear Criminal Records

July 26, 2019: Application of the Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives, for an Order Authorizing the Release of Certain Grand Jury Materials

July 18, 2019: Letter to Hope Hicks to Clarify Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

July 11, 2019: Letter to DOJ Deputy AG Requesting Briefing on Jeffrey Epstein’s 2007 Non-Prosecution Agreement and Relevant Misconduct by Secretary Acosta

July 10, 2019: Letter to Deputy Counsel to President Purpura Regarding Ann Donaldson's Cooperation with Judiciary Committee Subpoena

July 8, 2019: Written Responses from Annie Donaldson, Chief of Staff to former White House Counsel Donald F. McGahn

June 26, 2019: Letter to DOJ IG Regarding Claims of Harassment at FBI Training Academy in Quantico

June 25, 2019: Subpoena on Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

June 20, 2019: Transcript of Judiciary Committee's Interview with Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks

June 18, 2019: Letter from WH Counsel to Chairman Nadler Regarding Testimony of Hope Hicks Before Judiciary Committee

June 18, 2019: Letter to DHS Regarding Appointment of Ken Cuccinelli as Acting Director of USCIS

June 4, 2019: Letter to DOJ Regarding Request for House to Cancel Contempt Vote Against AG

May 31, 2019: Letter from Register of Copyrights on Distant Signal Satellite Television Statutory License

May 28, 2019: Letter to Register of Copyrights Regarding the Distant Signal Satellite Television Statutory

May 24, 2019: Letter to DHS, CBP Demanding Investigation into Deaths of 5 Migrant Children in CBP Custody

May 24, 2019: Letter to WH, DOJ Seeking Accommodation Discussions Regarding Special Counsel Mueller's Report

May 21, 2019: Subpoena on Former WH Communications Director Hope Hicks for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

May 21, 2019: Subpoena on Annie Donaldson, Former Chief of Staff for Former White House counsel Don McGahn, for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

May 20, 2019: Letter to Former WH Counsel McGahn Regarding Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

May 16, 2019: Letter to WH Counsel in Response to Demand to End Judiciary Committee Investigation Into Obstruction of Justice, Public Corruption and Abuses of Power

May 15, 2019: Letter from WH Counsel to Chairman Nadler Demanding End to Judiciary Committee Investigation Into Obstruction of Justice, Public Corruption and Abuses of Power

May 14, 2019: Letter to DOJ Regarding Handling of Consent Decrees and Pattern and Practice Complaints

May 10, 2019: Letter to DOJ Regarding Administration Ending Active Accommodation Discussions

May 8, 2019: Letter from DOJ to Chairman Nadler on Rejecting Request to Delay Contempt Vote Against AG Barr

May 8, 2019: Letter from DOJ to President Requesting Assertion of Executive Privilege Over Documents Requested by Judiciary Committee

May 7, 2019: Letter from DOJ to Chairman Nadler Declining Counteroffer to View Hidden Sections of Special Counsel Mueller's Report

May 7, 2019: Letter to Former WH Counsel McGahn Regarding Failure to Comply with Judiciary Committee Subpoena

May 6, 2019: Letter from DOJ to Chairman Nadler Requesting a Meeting on Wednesday, May 8

May 6, 2019: Contempt Report for Attorney General Barr Failure to Comply with Committee Subpoena

May 3, 2019: Letter to DOJ Providing Counter Offer for Mueller Report and Underlying Evidence

May 1, 2019: Letter from DOJ to Chairman Nadler Following Failure to Comply with Judiciary Committee Subpoena

April 25, 2019: Letter to DHS Seeking Documents Regarding WH Involvement in Removal of Senior Leaders in DHS Who Refused Orders that Violated Law

April 22, 2019: Subpoena on Former White House Counsel Don McGahn for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

April 19, 2019: Letter to DOJ Rejecting Limited Offer to View Less-Redacted Version of Special Counsel Mueller Report

April 18, 2019: Subpoena for Full Mueller Report and Underlying Materials

April 18, 2019: Letter to Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III Requesting Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

April 16, 2019: Letter to DHS Requesting Information Regarding President Trump's Reported Offer of a Pardon to DHS Secretary to Encourage Him to Close Southern Border

April 15, 2019: Letter to DHS, WH Requesting Documents on Proposal to Release Detained Immigrants Into Democratic Congressional Districts for Political Purposes

April 11, 2019: Letter to DOJ Regarding Expectation that Congress Receive Full Mueller Report

April 9, 2019: Letter to DOJ Requesting Documents Regarding Decision Not to Defend Constitutionality of Affordable Care Act

April 9, 2019: Letter to WH Requesting Documents Regarding Decision Not to Defend Constitutionality of Affordable Care Act

April 9, 2019: Letter to HHS Requesting Documents Regarding Decision Not to Defend Constitutionality of Affordable Care Act

April 4, 2019: Letter to DOJ Expressing Concern Over AG Handling of Special Counsel Mueller Report

April 3, 2019: Letter to Register of Copyrights on IT Modernization Status in Light of the Fourth Estate Decision

March 29, 2019: Letter from DOJ to Chairman Nadler Regarding Access to Special Counsel Mueller's Report and Testifying Before Judiciary Committee

March 25, 2019: Letter to DOJ Demanding Release of Full Mueller Report & Underlying Evidence to Congress

March 24, 2019: Letter from DOJ to House & Senate Judiciary on Special Counsel Mueller Report

March 22, 2019: Letter to AT&T Regarding Usage of the Distant Signal Satellite Television Statutory License

March 22, 2019: Letter to DISH Network Corp. Regarding Usage of the Distant Signal Satellite Television Statutory License

March 22, 2019: Letter to Former ORR Head Scott Lloyd Requesting Clarification of Testimony on Family Separation Policy

March 19, 2019: Letter to DOJ OLC Regarding White House Expansive Claims of Executive Privilege

March 18, 2019: Letter to Law Offices of Alan S. Futerfas

March 7, 2019: Letter to DOJ Antitrust Division Regarding White House Interference with AT&T-Time Warner Merger

March 7, 2019: Letter to WH Counsel Regarding White House Interference with AT&T-Time Warner Merger

March 4, 2019: Letters to 81 Agencies, Entities, and Individuals for Investigation into Threats Against the Rule of Law

February 22, 2019: Letter to AG Barr Regarding Expectation that Special Counsel Mueller Report Be Made Public

February 21, 2019: Letter to WH Counsel, DOJ Responding to Expansive Claims of Executive Privilege

February 15, 2019: Letter to WH Regarding Declaration of National Emergency at Southern Border

February 13, 2019: Letter to Acting AG Whitaker Seeking Clarification of Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

February 7, 2019: Letter from DOJ to Chairman Nadler Regarding Testimony of Acting AG Whitaker

February 7, 2019: Letter to Acting AG Whitaker Regarding Involvement with World Patent Marketing

February 7, 2019: Letter to DOJ Designated Agency Ethics Officer Requesting Documents Regarding Acting AG Whitaker's Participation in Reversing Department Decision on Online Gambling

February 7, 2019: Letter to Acting AG Whitaker Regarding Use of Subpoena for Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

February 6, 2019: Letter to DOJ Regarding Committee's Questions for Acting AG Whitaker

February 1, 2019: Letter to Acting AG Whitaker Regarding DOJ's Commitment to Enforcing Voter Protection Laws

January 22, 2019: Letter to Acting AG Whitaker Regarding Communication with WH

January 15, 2019: Letter to DOJ Setting Date for Acting AG Whitaker Testimony Before Judiciary Committee

January 14, 2019: Letter to DOJ Regarding Development and Execution of Family Separation Policy

January 14, 2019: Letter to DHS Regarding Development and Execution of Family Separation Policy

January 14, 2019: Letter to HHS Regarding Development and Execution of Family Separation Policy

January 11, 2019: Letter to DHS Requesting Documents on "Zero Tolerance Policy"

January 9, 2019: Letter to Acting AG Whitaker Demanding Appearance Before January 29

January 8, 2019: Letter to Treasury Regarding Easing of Sanctions on Businesses Tied to Oleg Deripaska