Entity: HHS - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Investigations Update: Trump Administration’s Occupation of Portland, CDC Hospital Data, and the Republican Convention

July 21, 2020
Our latest investigations into allegations of misconduct at the State Department, the federal occupation of U.S. cities, and the ongoing response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf gives an interview on July 16 in Las Vegas

Records Request to CDC Seeking Emails with Surveillance Companies Regarding Covid-19

July 20, 2020
FOIA request to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention asking for communications and guidance documents concerning surveillance companies and Covid-19.

News Roundup: Transparency in Hospital Data, and Barr’s Meetings with Giuliani and Gowdy

July 17, 2020
The ongoing sidelining of science is especially harmful when it is accompanied by efforts to control public information.
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Daniel R. Betancourt Jr.)

CDC Communications Reflecting Early January Covid-19 Call Between Director Redfield and Chinese Authorities

June 24, 2020
Records from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in response to American Oversight's request for communications reflecting an early January coronavirus-related phonecall between Director Robert Redfield and Chinese authorities.

News Roundup: The Administration’s Failure to Confront Two National Crises

June 19, 2020
The Trump administration's responses to the deadly coronavirus pandemic and to nationwide protests against systemic racism in law enforcement have been both harmful and insufficient.

FOIA to CDC Seeking Recent Communications Regarding Companies Developing Vaccines for Covid-19

June 12, 2020
FOIA to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seeking recent communications regarding companies developing vaccines or treatments for coronavirus.

FOIA to CDC Seeking SharePoint Messages Related to Coronavirus

June 11, 2020
FOIA to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seeking SharePoint messages related to the coronavirus emergency.

FOIA to CDC Seeking SharePoint Conversations Related to Coronavirus

June 11, 2020
FOIA to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention seeking information about the use of SharePoint to discuss the response to the coronavirus emergency.

News Roundup: Trump and Barr Unleash Attack on Protesters — and the Constitution

June 5, 2020
The irony of protests against police brutality being met with violent escalation by law enforcement is perhaps matched only by the authoritarianism of the president and attorney general. 
(Photo: Ted Eytan)

FOIA to CDC for Interagency Comms About Meat Plant Covid-19 Outbreaks

June 5, 2020
FOIA to Centers for Disease Control requesting emails with Department of Agriculture and Department of Labor leaders, related to Covid-19 outbreaks in meat-processing plants.