Entity: HHS - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Documents Show CDC Officials Dealing with Early Covid Testing Problems

April 29, 2021
American Oversight obtained more than 2,000 pages of documents from the early months of the pandemic that illustrate the CDC’s struggles to create and implement reliable Covid-19 testing.

Newly Obtained Emails Include Private-Sector Executives’ Pandemic-Related Communications with Kushner, Mnuchin

April 9, 2021
Kushner’s task force, which relied on private companies to address pandemic challenges, raised questions about undue influence and created confusion among federal officials.

FOIA to CDC and DOI Seeking Communications with South Dakota Governor’s Office

March 22, 2021
FOIA request to the Centers of Disease Control and the Department of the Interior seeking communication with the South Dakota Governor's Office.

One Year of the Coronavirus Pandemic: Covid-19 in Meat-Packing Plants

March 19, 2021
News outlets, watchdog groups, and congressional committees have uncovered negligence and misconduct that fueled outbreaks in meat-packing plants across the country.

CDC Materials Prepared for Jared Kushner Concerning the Covid-19 Pandemic from March 2020

March 18, 2021
Records from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in response to American Oversight's request for all coronavirus-related briefing materials prepared for, or received by, Jared Kushner. These records are from March 2020.

FOIA to CDC Seeking Slack Messages Regarding Coronavirus Testing and Contact Tracing

March 8, 2021
FOIA to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seeking Slack messages related to testing, contact tracing, and general surveillance of the coronavirus.

FOIA to CDC Seeking SharePoint Messages Regarding Coronavirus

March 8, 2021
FOIA request to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seeking SharePoint messages related to coordination with state governments in addressing the coronavirus pandemic.

Covid-19 Oversight News: Increases in Vaccine Supply and Inequities in Distribution

March 2, 2021
For the latest news on the pandemic, as well as updates on various oversight investigations, sign up for our weekly Covid-19 Oversight News email.

CDC Records in Response to Request for Legal Analysis of Federal Emergency Powers

February 24, 2021
Heavily redacted records from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in response to American Oversight's request for any legal analysis regarding any federal emergency or public health powers or authorities available to respond to the coronavirus outbreak during specific time periods.

FOIA Request to CDC Seeking Communications with Meat Industry Representatives

February 24, 2021
FOIA request to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seeking communications between former top agency officials and representatives of meat-processing companies or trade associations.