Case Number: 19-2814

Commerce Communications with White House Counsel Staff Regarding Congressional Oversight

February 19, 2021
Records from the Department of Commerce in response to American Oversight's request for communications with White House officials regarding Congressional oversight of the executive branch. These records include emails with White House officials regarding congressional requests spanning from January to July 2019.

Treasury Records of Communications with White House Counsel Staff Concerning Congressional Oversight

August 25, 2020
Records from the Department of the Treasury in response to American Oversight's request for communications between the agency and the White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

GSA Withheld Records Response Regarding Communications with White House Counsel about Congressional Oversight of the Executive Branch

April 30, 2020
Response from the General Services Administration stating that the agency is withholding records responsive to American Oversight’s FOIA request for communications between political appointees in the Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs, Office of General Counsel, or leadership offices and select White House counsel staff regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

News Roundup: Trump, Giuliani, and Ukraine

September 20, 2019
“Unprecedented” is a word that has been used a lot in the past few years — including this week.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

Trump’s Obstruction of Congressional Oversight Has Been Unprecedented — Now We’re Suing the Administration for Stonewalling Our Investigation

September 19, 2019
To shed light on the executive branch's stonewalling, American Oversight today filed two lawsuits for records of communications between the White House and five Trump administration agencies.

Complaint: American Oversight v. GSA, HUD, Treasury, and Commerce – Communications Regarding Congressional Investigations

September 19, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against four Trump administration agencies — the General Services Administration, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Department of the Treasury, and the Department of Commerce — for communications from White House officials regarding congressional oversight. American Oversight seeks these records as they may detail efforts by the White House to obstruct congressional investigations.

FOIA to HUD Seeking Communications with White House Officials Regarding Congressional Oversight

July 19, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Housing and Urban Development for communications with White House officials regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Communications with White House Officials Regarding Congressional Oversight

July 19, 2019
FOIA to the U.S. General Services Administration for communications with White House officials regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Communications with White House Officials Regarding Congressional Oversight

July 19, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Treasury for communications with White House officials regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications with White House Officials Regarding Congressional Oversight

July 19, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce for communications with White House officials regarding Congressional oversight of the executive branch.