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Trump Nominates Another Defense-Industry Insider as Pentagon Chief
American Oversight has filed FOIA requests seeking any recusal determinations and ethics waivers for recently nominated Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper, a former lobbyist for Raytheon.
Lawsuit Seeks Records of Trump Family Influence over Minnesota Mining Project
American Oversight today sued for records related to the decision to renew the leases for a Chilean mining company headed by the family of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's landlord.
News Roundup: Hicks, Barr, Ross and Congressional Oversight
American Oversight is investigating the extent to which federal agencies are following the lead of the president in defying legislative branch oversight.
Groups Sue Pompeo for Refusing to Address Trump’s Unlawful Efforts to Hide Putin Meeting Notes
The president seized the notes illegally — federal law requires the secretary of state to preserve agency records and refer illegal conduct to the Justice Department.
Lawsuit Seeks Records to Shed Light on Deaths of Detainees in DHS Custody
At least seven migrant children have died while in the custody of Customs and Border Protection, raising concerns about the treatment of those detained at the border and the conditions in detention centers.
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