Entity: HHS - Centers For Medicare and Medicaid Services

Investigations Update: ‘Sharpiegate,’ the Census, and Barr’s ‘Voter Fraud’ Investigations

November 17, 2020
See the latest in our investigations of the Justice Department’s voter fraud probes, the rush to finish the census, and criminal charges against protesters.

Complaint: American Oversight v. HHS, FDA, and CMS – High-Ranking Officials’ Text Messages Related to Covid-19

November 13, 2020
American Oversight lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services seeking the release of high-ranking officials’ text messages related to Covid-19.

FOIA Request to CMS Seeking Emails Regarding Georgia 1332 Waiver

November 13, 2020
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services seeking emails containing key terms related to Georgia’s recently approved 1332 waiver.

Investigations Update: Poll Watchers, Vaccine Communications, and Continued Political Interference in Pandemic Response

October 27, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into state elections operations, political interference in the pandemic response, and the executive order to cease federal diversity and inclusion training.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Communications with Pfizer About Potential Covid-19 Vaccine

October 21, 2020
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services seeking communications with Pfizer about a potential Covid-19 vaccine.

Investigations Update: Vote-by-Mail Disinformation Campaigns, Drug Coupons for Seniors, and 2020 Census Interference

October 13, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into outside influence in the judicial nominations process, foreign disinformation campaigns, and Trump administration’s continued meddling with the 2020 census.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Communications About Drug Coupons for Seniors

October 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services seeking communications about drug coupons for seniors.

News Roundup: What Trump Knew, and What We Know

September 10, 2020
We’ve known for months that President Donald Trump has been downplaying the severity of the coronavirus. In the spring, we knew that Covid-19 wasn’t just like the seasonal flu, despite Trump’s reassurances that it was. And we’ve known that the pandemic won’t just “disappear,” no matter how many times the president insists it will.

Investigations Update: Operation Legend, Crossfire Hurricane, and the Rush for a Coronavirus Vaccine

September 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s politicized Operation Legend, the rush for school reopenings and a Covid-19 vaccine, and partisan FBI responses to congressional requests.

No Records Response from CMS Regarding Emails from White House About a “Covid Mail” System

August 21, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for emails from the White House “Covid Mail” internal email system, which reportedly is used to forward requests from “friends and family” of the White House to agency officials.