Case Number: 17-2093

Inside the Documents: Ben Carson Jr’s HUD Emails

February 16, 2018
The documents we obtained revealed how Ben Jr. used his special access to play matchmaker between his business contacts in the city and his powerful father.

New HUD Emails Show Secretary Ben Carson’s Son Taking Role at Agency

February 1, 2018
Emails and other documents uncovered by American Oversight's lawsuit against the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) show that Secretary Ben Carson's son, Ben Carson Jr., has been using his influence at the agency to connect business associates with senior government officials.

HUD Records Relating to Ben Carson Jr

February 1, 2018
Documents from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) related to the role of Secretary Carson's son, Ben Carson Jr., at the department and his participation in a listening tour event in Baltimore.

HUD Records of Secretary Carson Decision Memos

January 25, 2018
Documents from the Department of Housing and Urban Development related to American Oversight's FOIA request for decision memos signed by Secretary Ben Carson. This page contains two sets of documents.

Interim Response From HUD Regarding Communications Related to FOIA Requests

November 30, 2017
Interim response from HUD to our FOIA request for communications sent or received by political appointees or SES staff regarding FOIA requests. The documents are largely Congressional communications about the FOIA process.

New Lawsuit Seeks Answers about Ben Carson’s Management of HUD

October 10, 2017
Is Secretary Ben Carson using his position at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide special access to his own son and a relative of President Trump? American Oversight is going to court to get answers.

FOIA Request to HUD Regarding Ben Carson Jr. and Interprise Partners

August 25, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Housing and Urban Development regarding Ben Carson's involvement and meetings seeking all relevant communications related to his visits and Interprise Partners.

FOIA Request to HUD for Communications with Fred Trump III

July 14, 2017
Communications between senior officials and Fred Trump III or Colliers International.

FOIA Request to HUD Regarding Processing of FOIA Requests

July 14, 2017
Communications relating to the Freedom of Information Act and the processing of information requests.