Investigations Into Misconduct

Luxury office renovations and chartered jets at taxpayers’ expense, repeated use of personal email for official business, and frequent misuse of agency resources — the frequent scandals have painted a picture of an administration populated by people who believe the rules don’t apply to them. We aim to expose these instances of misconduct, and hold officials accountable.

The Trump Administration’s Contacts with Ukraine

The evidence has mounted of President Trump's troubling attempts to coerce a foreign government into helping attack his political rivals. American Oversight is investigating the extent of those efforts as…

Political Interference in the 2020 Census

We've been investigating the rollout of the 2020 census, including the administration’s attempt to add a citizenship question and the misleading mailers sent by the Republican National Committee.

Mike Pompeo’s Political Ambitions and Influences

First serving in the Trump administration as CIA director before his appointment as secretary of state, Mike Pompeo has become one of President Trump’s longest-serving and most loyal cabinet members.…