Information obtained by FAIR through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request reveals that during the period during which the Gang of Eight amnesty bill was being considered by Congress and lead-up to the president’s executive actions (now being reviewed by the Supreme Court) were being formulated, amnesty advocates had an open doors the Secretary of Homeland Security’s office. The FOIA request was made by the Immigration Reform Law Institute (IRLI) on behalf of FAIR and covers a three-year period from January 2013 through December 2015.

The information revealed in the FOIA’d schedules for Secretaries Janet Napolitano and Jeh Johnson is reported in a front page story in the Washington Times.