Case Number: 17-920

Watchdog Calls for Congressional Investigation of Ivanka Trump’s Private Email Server

November 20, 2018
Less than a day after the Washington Post published a report detailing Ivanka Trump's extensive use of personal email to conduct official government business, American Oversight called for a congressional investigation.

Ivanka Trump Email Investigation Sparked by American Oversight FOIAs

November 19, 2018
FOIA requests filed by American Oversight prompted the discovery by White House officials that Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Trump and a top adviser to the president, used personal email to communicate with federal agencies on hundreds of occasions, the Washington Post reported on November 19, 2018.

Commerce Department Ivanka Trump Emails

November 30, 2017
Records from the Department of Commerce containing emails with Ivanka Trump or her staff during the time period in early 2017 before she became an official member of the White House staff.

Ivanka Trump Continued Using Personal Account in White House

November 2, 2017
Emails obtained by American Oversight reveal that Ivanka Trump continued to use a personal account to send and receive emails related to government work even after joining the White House staff in late March.

FOIA In Action: Helping Journalists Expose Questionable Behavior By Trump’s Appointees

November 2, 2017
American Oversight has been investigating questionable behaviors by Trump's political appointees. Our FOIAs have helped journalists report on many conflicts of interests, such as using personal email for government business and high-level political figures hosting events at Trump properties.

Treasury Department Ivanka Trump Emails

October 31, 2017
Records from the Department of the Treasury containing emails with Ivanka Trump or her staff during the time period in early 2017 before she became an official member of the White House staff.

Emails Show Ivanka Trump Used Personal Email Account at White House

September 25, 2017
Emails obtained by American Oversight via a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request show that Ivanka Trump used a personal email address to conduct substantive government work as late as March 2017.

No Records Response From Commerce Regarding Ivanka Emails

July 7, 2017
No records response to Commerce to our request for communications between the department and Ivanka Trump.