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News Roundup: Impeachment Report, Border Wall Contracts, and Pompeo’s Meeting with GOP Donors

December 6, 2019
Calling out the administration for failing "to produce a single document" to Congress, the Intelligence Committee's report cited the documents American Oversight obtained through FOIA litigation.

FOIA to DOJ for Records Reflecting Communications Between Ethics Officials and the Attorney General Concerning Ukraine-Related Matters

December 6, 2019
FOIA t the Department of Justice (DOJ) for records reflecting communications between ethics officials and Attorney General Barr concerning matters related to Ukraine that are the subject of Congress’s impeachment inquiry.

FOIA to DOJ for Final Recusal Guidance Provided to the Attorney General Concerning Ukraine-Related Matters

December 6, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Justice (DOJ) for final recusal guidance provided to Attorney General Barr concerning matters related to Ukraine that are the subject of Congress’s impeachment inquiry.

FOIA to USPS Seeking Communications Sent by Postmaster General Brennan

December 6, 2019
FOIA to the U.S. Postal Service requesting communications sent by Postmaster General Brennan regarding the White House, Amazon, Jeff Bezos, or Brennan's retirement.

House Committee Impeachment Report References State Department Documents Obtained by American Oversight

December 3, 2019
The House Intelligence Committee released its report on impeachment, citing both the president’s solicitation of foreign election interference and the administration’s obstruction of Congress’s investigation.

News Roundup: Thankful for FOIA

November 27, 2019
Mike Pompeo's phone calls with Rudy Giuliani, William Barr's meeting with Rupert Murdoch, and Sarah Huckabee Sanders's guest spot on Secretary Sonny Perdue's podcast.

Behind the Scenes: How American Oversight Forced the Release of State Department Ukraine Records

November 27, 2019
Since the State Department’s release of records last Friday — including emails showing contacts between Giuliani and Pompeo in March 2019 — there have been a number of questions about how we made it happen.

American Oversight Sues Justice Department for Ukraine-Related Communications

November 25, 2019
We’re suing for top officials' communications — including those of Attorney General Barr — regarding Giuliani’s efforts in Ukraine.

American Oversight v. DOJ – DOJ Officials’ Ukraine Communications

November 25, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Justice for records of communications between DOJ officials and the president's personal lawyers, including Rudy Giuliani, as well as Ukrainian officials. The lawsuit also seeks DOJ communications about the effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate President Trump’s political opponents.

State Department Records of Giuliani and Ukraine-Related Communications with Department Officials, Including Secretary Pompeo

November 22, 2019
Records from the Department of State in response to American Oversight’s request for external communications with the president’s personal attorneys, including Rudy Giuliani, regarding efforts to influence the Ukrainian government to investigate the president’s political opponents.