Case Number: 18-2720

Treasury Records of Communications with Jared Kushner’s Personal Email Address

July 12, 2020
Department of the Treasury records of communications between political appointees and Jared Kushner's personal email address. Treasury produced one record in response to our request, an invitation to Secretary Steven Mnuchin at the home of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner in September 2017. The invitation was sent by Trump on a personal email account and copies a personal email account associated with Kushner. The dinner the subsequent evening referred to at the end of the email was, according to calendars provided in response to another FOIA request, at the home of Wendi Murdoch.

No Records Response from DOJ Regarding Kushner’s Private Email Use

April 22, 2020
Department of Justice stated that it had no additional records where Jared Kushner had used private, non-government email to communicate with DOJ officials.

NRR from DOD for Communications Sent to or Received by Any of Jared Kushner’s Non-Governmental Emails

November 12, 2019
The Department of Defense stated it had no records in response to American Oversight's request for communications between select Defense officials and any of Jared Kushner's non-governmental email addresses.

DOJ Emails Between Select Appointees and Jared Kushner’s Non-Governmental Email Addresses

November 8, 2019
Department of Justice emails between select appointees and Jared Kushner’s non-governmental email addresses. Kushner’s emails were sent in February 2017.

State Records Regarding Jared Kushner’s Personal Email Address

July 23, 2019
State Department records in response to our request seeking communications with Jared Kushner and anyone communicating from, a domain associated with Kushner's personal email address.

News Roundup: Same Old Stories

March 22, 2019
By now, it should be clear that using private email and messaging apps for official government business is not allowed.

FOIA to DOD Seeking Jared Kushner Emails

January 2, 2019
FOIA to DOD seeking all emails sent to or received from Jared Kushner or anyone acting on his behalf from any email address that does not end in .gov, including but not limited to emails with the domain or

American Oversight Sues Federal Agencies for Evidence of Jared Kushner Personal Email Use

November 21, 2018
American Oversight today sued six federal agencies to uncover the extent of Jared Kushner's use of personal email for official governmental business. The suit comes the same week as news broke that his wife, Ivanka Trump, used personal email to conduct White House business on hundreds of occasions in 2017 — which White House officials only discovered when a May 2017 lawsuit filed by American Oversight sparked an internal review. 

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOD, HHS, DOJ, DHS, State, and Treasury – Jared Kushner Personal Email Use

November 21, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against the Department of Defense, Health and Human Services, the Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security, the State Department, and the Department of the Treasury to uncover the extent of Jared Kushner’s personal email use. American Oversight’s suit follows a Washington Post report detailing Ivanka Trump’s use of personal email to conduct government business on hundreds of occasions in 2017.

FOIA to State Regarding Kushner Emails

September 26, 2017
FOIA to State regarding Jared Kushner's private emails.