Entity: Council on Environmental Quality

No Records Response from CEQ Regarding Communications with the Competitive Enterprise Institute

January 6, 2020
The Council on Environmental Quality stated that it had no records of communications with the Competitive Enterprise Institute. American Oversight asked for these records after Mario Loyola joined the Institute as a Senior Fellow.

News Roundup: Impeachment Inquiry Goes Public

November 15, 2019
The latest on the impeachment inquiry, plus more on our investigations into Pompeo's political ambitions and threats to voting rights at the state level.

FOIA to CEQ Requesting Communications Between the Office of the Chairman and the Competitive Enterprise Institute

November 14, 2019
FOIA request to the Council on Environmental Quality for communications between anyone serving in the office of the Chairman and any representative of the Competitive Enterprise Institute.

FOIA to CEQ Requesting Former Associate Director Mario Loyola’s Communications with Climate Change Denial Groups

November 14, 2019
FOIA request to the Council on Environmental Quality for communications between former Associate Director for Regulatory Reform Mario Loyola and organizations skeptical of climate change.

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.
(White House Photo)

News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions

September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

CEQ Communications with Ballard Partners

May 16, 2019
Council on Environmental Quality records in response to our FOIA seeking communications with Ballard Partners. Florida-based Ballard Partners has grown rapidly due to its connections with the Trump administration.

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.

CEQ Emails Regarding Potential Attempts to Purge Career Employees

April 4, 2019
Council on Environmental Quality records attempting to discern whether political appointees targeted career employees they perceived to be disloyal to the current administration.

CEQ Resumes and Ethics Waivers from 2017-2019 


March 26, 2019
Council on Environmental Quality resumes and ethics waivers. Resumes are from Alex Hergott, David E Sorensen, Mary B. Neumayr, and Mario Loyola.The Ethics waiver was written by CEQ Attorney Advisor Howard Sun for Viktoria Seale. These documents are from CEQ officials with a start date 2017-2019