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Inside the Documents: Ivanka’s Emails, Affirmative Action, and HUD Decisions

Our investigations into the Trump administration have continued to turn up new documents and agency replies every week. Recent documents we’ve posted expose more corruption and conflicts of interest in the Trump administration--most notably Ivanka Trump’s emails that she sent for government business from a personal account and the Department of Justice’s active investigation into affirmative action policies.
Investigation Update

American Oversight Calls on National Archives to Recover Voter Fraud Commission Documents from Kobach, Other Former Commissioners

American Oversight today called on the Archivist of the United States to take legal action to prevent the former vice chair of President Trump's voter fraud commission and other former commissioners from concealing or destroying records relating to the work of the now-disbanded presidential panel.
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Awards: Most Corrupt and Dishonest Trump Administration Officials

American Oversight's awards for the most corrupt Trump administration officials in response to President Trump's announcement of "Fake News" awards.

Video: Breaking Down Our Lawsuit with HHS, OMB, and Congress

Executive Director, Austin Evers, gives an overview of American Oversight's lawsuit against HHS, OMB, and Congress to bring transparency to the attempt to repeal Obamacare.
Investigation Update

Justice Department Staffing Up For Its Ill-Conceived Affirmative Action Investigation

The Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice sought government attorneys on loan for its investigation into higher education affirmative action programs, an email released through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request revealed. 

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