Case Number: 19-288

Complaint: American Oversight v. GSA and NPS – Old Post Office Funding

February 5, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit filed against General Services Administration and the National Park Service to shed light on the decision to use federal funding to re-open the Old Post Office Tower during the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.

Lawsuit: Why Did Government-Run Site Attached to Trump Hotel Stay Open During the Shutdown?

February 5, 2019
American Oversight filed a lawsuit against General Services Administration and the National Park Service to shed light on the decision to use federal funding to re-open the Old Post Office Tower during the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Communications Regarding Old Post Office Tower and Government Shutdown

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the General Services Administration seeking communications of senior officials regarding the operations of the Old Post Office Tower during the partial government shutdown that commenced on December 22, 2018.

FOIA to GSA Seeking December 2018 Communications with Trump Organization

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the General Services Administration seeking communications between senior officials and the Trump Organization on or after December 15, 2018. The request seeks to learn whether agency officials communicated with the Trump Organization about the operations of the Old Post Office Tower during the partial government shutdown that began on December 22, 2018.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Records Regarding Funding of the Old Post Office Tower During the Government Shutdown

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the General Services Administration seeking records regarding the source of funds for the operation of the Old Post Office Tower during the government shutdown that began on December 22, 2018, as well as records of any legal analysis of how the lapse in appropriations would impact those operations.

FOIA to NPS Seeking Communications Regarding Old Post Office Tower and Government Shutdown

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the National Park Service seeking communications of political appointees or anyone responsible for managing the Old Post Office Tower regarding the operations of the tower during the partial government shutdown that commenced on December 22, 2018.

FOIA to NPS Seeking December 2018 Communications with Trump Organization

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the National Park Service seeking communications of political appointees, or anyone responsible for managing the Old Post Office Tower, and the Trump Organization on or after December 15, 2018. The request seeks to learn whether agency officials communicated with the Trump Organization about the operations of the Old Post Office Tower during the partial government shutdown that began on December 22, 2018.

FOIA to NPS Seeking Records Regarding Funding of the Old Post Office Tower During the Government Shutdown

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the National Park Service seeking records regarding the source of funds for the operation of the Old Post Office Tower during the government shutdown that began on December 22, 2018, as well as records of any legal analysis of how the lapse in appropriations would impact those operations.