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Congressional Russia Investigations Must be Transparent and Credible

Following investigations into Russia’s interference in the 2016 elections, it's critical that congressional investigations are conducted properly to get the truth and inform the public. American Oversight recently joined with a bipartisan group of experts in congressional investigations to develop a set of benchmarks for evaluating the various investigations and to help Americans determine if the committee inquiries are credible.
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Russia Investigation Benchmarks

A bipartisan group of fifteen experts on congressional investigations and national security released a set of benchmarks for evaluating ongoing congressional investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 federal elections and related matters. 
Investigation Update

Health Care Lawsuit: Fighting for Transparency

American Oversight filed a new motion opposing efforts by the Trump administration and Congress to block the release of emails detailing the secret health care reform negotiations.

5 Questions for Attorney General Sessions

In advance of Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ testimony on Wednesday, October 18 before the Senate Judiciary Committee, non-partisan watchdog group American Oversight called on senators to pose the following questions to Sessions
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FOIA In Action: Helping Journalists Hold the Government Accountable

American Oversight has been investigating Trump's political appointees. Our FOIAs have helped journalists report on the fact that many of those who Trump appointed to high-level positions are unqualified and well connected to the Trump family.

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