Entity: DOJ - Civil Division

FOIA to DOJ Civil Division Seeking Records of Acting Assistant AG Clark During Transition Period

June 22, 2021
FOIA to the Department of Justice Civil Division seeking records of acting Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Clark during the presidential transition period.

American Oversight Sues Justice Department for Records of Efforts to Overturn Election

April 20, 2021
The lawsuit seeks details about the attempt to install a Trump loyalist as acting attorney general during the final days of the Trump administration.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Top Officials’ Communications Regarding Efforts to Use DOJ to Overturn 2020 Election

April 20, 2021
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Justice seeking the release of communication records of high-ranking agency officials, including former acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen and his staff, pertaining to former President Donald Trump’s reported pressure on the DOJ to support in his allies’ attempts overturn the 2020 presidential election results.

Investigations Update: The Efforts by Trump — and Top Officials — to Overturn the Election

February 2, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into Trump’s efforts to overturn the presidential election and multiple state lawmakers’ ties to the Capitol attack.
Left to right: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, former President Donald Trump, and Maryland Delegate Daniel Cox.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Jeffrey Clark Communications Containing Election-Related Key Terms

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking the communication records of Jeffrey Clark, previously the acting assistant attorney general for the Civil Division and assistant attorney general for the Environment and Natural Resources Division, containing election-related key terms.

Investigations Update: State and Local Officials Involved in Capitol Attack

January 26, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the events leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, including the involvement of state attorneys general and local government officials.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Concerning Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

January 21, 2021
FOIA records request to multiple agencies seeking SF-50s for political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from the Office of Personnel Management regarding passing over preference eligibles.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking NDA Signed by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff

October 6, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking the non-disclosure agreement signed by former Senior Adviser to the First Lady Stephanie Winston Wolkoff.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications with and About Stephanie Winston Wolkoff

October 6, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking communications with and about former Senior Adviser to the First Lady Stephanie Winston Wolkoff.

Investigations Update: Coronavirus Safety Measures, USAGM Lobbying, and Voting by Mail Alarmism

September 29, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the White House’s control of Covid-19 information, influence and access at the U.S. Agency for Global Media, and Trump’s Supreme Court pick.