Entity: Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

News Roundup: From the Top Down

September 27, 2019
Efforts to get Ukraine to investigate the president's perceived rivals have been known for months. We want to know how many were involved.
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Using FOIA to Fight Trump Administration Obstruction

September 27, 2019
We obtained documents that show the coziness between political appointees and the fossil fuel industry — and provide an example of the administration's failure to cooperate fully with congressional oversight requests.

BSEE Calendars for Scott Angelle from May 2017 to March 2019

May 23, 2019
Calendars from the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement for Director Scott Angelle. This calendar is from May 2017 to March 2019.

BSEE Cell Phone Logs for Scott Angelle from December 2017 to March 2019


April 30, 2019
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) cell phone logs from Director Scott Angelle. These records only include Angelle's cell phone calls, as BSEE has stated that they do “not maintain or have access to call logs or billing records for office phones.” In 2017, Angelle gave out his cell phone number to a group of oil executives, encouraging them to call him to avoid public records laws. The logs— dating from Dec 1, 2017 to March 30, 2019 — show calls between Angelle, the American Petroleum institute, Chevron, and others. 

News Roundup: DeVos, Mnuchin, Barr Testify in Congress

April 12, 2019
This week was packed with high-profile hearings on Capitol Hill, with some contentious results.

FOIA to BSEE for Director Scott Angelle’s Phone Logs

April 8, 2019
FOIA to the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement for the phone logs of Director Scott Angelle.

FOIA to BSEE Seeking Calendars for Scott Angelle

February 25, 2019
FOIA to BSEE seeking calendars for Scott Angelle to shed light on how government officials are spending money.

BSEE Communications Between Scott Angelle and the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association

December 13, 2018
Department of Interior's Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement records of communications between BSEE Director Scott Angelle and the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.

DOI Records Regarding Scott Angelle and Preston Beard During 2017 and 2018

November 29, 2018
Records from the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement regarding Scott Angelle and Preston Beard. American Oversight sought these records to determine if Angelle and Beard have been in contact with former employers, donors, and other contacts in the energy industry.

FOIA to Interior Seeking BSEE Director Scott Angelle Communications Regarding Zinke Event

October 25, 2018
FOIA to Interior seeking all email communications and associated attachments between BSEE Director Scott Angelle and the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association