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FOIA to Commerce Seeking Emails Concerning Any Effort to Pressure China or Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Rivals

November 20, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce seeking emails with key terms concerning any effort to pressure or encourage China or Ukraine to investigate the president’s political rivals.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications Concerning Any Effort to Pressure China or Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Rivals

November 20, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce seeking records reflecting communications concerning any effort to pressure or encourage China or Ukraine to investigate the president’s political rivals or records reflecting communications with private individuals who may be involved in such efforts.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Emails Concerning Any Effort to Pressure China or Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Rivals

November 20, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Treasury seeking emails with terms concerning any effort to pressure or encourage China or Ukraine to investigate the president’s political rivals.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Communications Concerning Any Effort to Pressure China or Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Rivals

November 20, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Treasury seeking records reflecting communications concerning any effort to pressure or encourage China or Ukraine to investigate the president’s political rivals or records reflecting communications with private individuals who may be involved in such efforts.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking External Communications With Personal Attorneys of President Trump

November 20, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Justice (DOJ) seeking external communications between senior DOJ officials and personal attorneys of President Trump.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Regarding Federal Spending at Trump Properties

November 19, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records regarding federal spending at Trump properties, including any guidance issued regarding use of Trump properties for official business, as well as any expenses paid to Trump properties.

News Roundup: Impeachment Inquiry Goes Public

November 15, 2019
The latest on the impeachment inquiry, plus more on our investigations into Pompeo's political ambitions and threats to voting rights at the state level.

Letter to Office of Government Ethics on Legal Defense Fund Regulation

November 5, 2019
Letter to the Office of Government Ethics in response to the announcement of a public meeting regarding legal defense fund regulation. Signatories include American Oversight, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, Project on Government Oversight, Campaign Legal Center, and Issue One.

News Roundup: Impeachment Votes and Sonny Perdue’s Georgia Connections

November 1, 2019
As the impeachment inquiry gears up for its more public phase, American Oversight is continuing to look into ethics and influence issues at agencies like the Department of Agriculture.
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue

In the Documents: Interior Department Officials Arranging VIP Tours for Trump Administration Figures and Allies

October 31, 2019
Documents uncovered by American Oversight reveal new instances in which the line between extending courtesies to notable figures and abusing agency privileges may have been crossed.