Trump Accountability

The four years of the Trump administration brought unprecedented corruption, misconduct, and abuse of office to all levels of the federal government — from the Ukraine scandal and family separation to the influence of industry lobbyists in rewriting environmental and safety regulations. American Oversight is continuing to unearth the facts to hold all those involved accountable.

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Newly Obtained Emails Include Private-Sector Executives’ Pandemic-Related Communications with Kushner, Mnuchin

Kushner’s task force, which relied on private companies to address pandemic challenges, raised questions about undue influence and created confusion among federal officials.

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Attacks on Absentee Voting During the 2020 Campaign

Voting Rights, Abuse of Power, Voting Rights

Trump’s Pressure on Georgia Officials to Overturn 2020 Election Results

Government Transparency, Voting Rights, Abuse of Power, Voting Rights

The Failed Texas Lawsuit Challenging 2020 Election Results

Campaigns, Government Transparency, Voting Rights, Abuse of Power, Influence & Access, Voting Rights

State and Local Officials’ Involvement in Jan. 6 Trump Rally and Capitol Attack

Domestic Terrorism, Government Transparency, Abuse of Power, Ethics & Conflicts, Voting Rights

The January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol

Domestic Terrorism, Abuse of Power

Presidential Transition Transparency

Campaigns, Voting Rights, Abuse of Power

Efforts to Undermine the 2020 Election Results

Campaigns, Voting Rights, Abuse of Power

John Durham’s Politicized Investigation — And William Barr’s Role in It

Abuse of Power

Political Interference at the U.S. Postal Service

Civil Rights, Trade & Industry, Voting Rights, Abuse of Power, Coronavirus Response, Influence & Access, Policy & Regulations

Law Enforcement’s Response to Nationwide Racial Justice Protests

Civil Rights, Abuse of Power

Conditions in Migrant Detention Centers

Civil Rights, Immigration, Abuse of Power, Influence & Access, Policy & Regulations

Political Interference in the 2020 Census

Immigration, Abuse of Power, Misconduct, Policy & Regulations

The Trump Administration’s Contacts with Ukraine

National Security & Foreign Policy, Abuse of Power, Misconduct

Trump’s Post-Impeachment Authoritarian Purges

National Security & Foreign Policy, Abuse of Power, Influence & Access

Trump Administration Efforts on Behalf of Turkish Bank

National Security & Foreign Policy, Abuse of Power

The Trump Administration’s Escalating Tension with Iran

National Security & Foreign Policy, Abuse of Power

Mike Pompeo’s Political Ambitions and Influences

National Security & Foreign Policy, Abuse of Power, Misconduct, Political Appointees

Donald Trump’s Obstruction of Congressional Oversight

Abuse of Power

Trump’s Interference in the FBI Headquarters Relocation Plan

Trump Family Business, Abuse of Power, Ethics & Conflicts

Swamp Airlines: Chartered Jets at Taxpayer Expense

Government Transparency, Abuse of Power, Misconduct

Family Separation and the Detention of Immigrant Children

Civil Rights, Immigration, Abuse of Power, Policy & Regulations

Loyalty Tests and Retaliation

Abuse of Power, Misconduct

Trump Cabinet Officials’ Office Renovations

Abuse of Power, Misconduct

Efforts to Undermine Sanctuary Cities

Civil Rights, Immigration, Abuse of Power, Policy & Regulations

Politicization of the Justice Department

Government Transparency, Abuse of Power

Defund Trump

Trump Family Business, Abuse of Power, Ethics & Conflicts