Communications and Legislative Affairs Division
The Communications and Legislative Affairs Division (CLAD) serves as the Executive Office for Immigration Review’s liaison with Congress, the news media, and other interested parties by communicating accurate and timely information about the agency’s activities and programs. CLAD handles all queries from Congress and the news media and handles all interview requests in order to present a unified voice for EOIR and to ensure consistency with the Attorney General’s messages. CLAD shares important information about EOIR with:
- Congress, the news media, and other interested parties by preparing and distributing press releases and other materials. You can access these materials at https://www.justice.gov/eoir/news-and-information.
CLAD also manages EOIR's Speaker's Bureau program. Please complete the request form to request an EOIR speaker at an upcoming event.
CLAD also oversees EOIR’s Law Library and Immigration Research Center (LLIRC). The LLIRC integrates educational and research technologies to provide legal resources and library services to the agency. The LLIRC also maintains the Virtual Law Library website that is available both within the agency and to the public.