Entity: Department of Commerce

FOIA to BIS Seeking Directives Regarding the Defense Production Act

April 1, 2020
FOIA to BIS seeking directives and guidance regarding the implementation of the Defense Production Act

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership

April 1, 2020
FOIA to Commerce seeking email communications of senior leadership related to coronavirus.

FOIA to BIS Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership

April 1, 2020
FOIA to BIS seeking email communications of senior leadership related to coronavirus.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Directives Regarding the Defense Production Act

April 1, 2020
FOIA to Commerce seeking directives and guidance regarding the implementation of the Defense Production Act

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking All Records Reflecting Communications with CureVac

March 27, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Commerce seeking all records reflecting communications between senior officials and CureVac, a German company working to develop a coronavirus vaccine.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Rep. Mark Meadows’s Texts with Agencies

March 26, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking Rep. Mark Meadows’s text messages with agency officials in light of Meadows’s expected appointment to White House Chief of Staff.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Rep. Mark Meadows’s Emails with Agencies

March 26, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking Rep. Mark Meadows’s emails with agency officials in light of Meadows’s expected appointment to White House Chief of Staff.

FOIA Seeking Wilbur Ross’s Communications with Mitch McConnell

March 24, 2020
FOIA Seeking Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross’s communications with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell regarding the aluminum industry in Kentucky.

News Roundup: Testing, Messaging and Missed Chances

March 20, 2020
The Trump administration’s early mismanagement of the novel coronavirus outbreak has put thousands of lives in danger.