Entity: Department of Commerce

FOIA to COMM Seeking Communications with the Office of the Vice President

August 7, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Department of Commerce seeking all communications between certain high-level agency officials and certain senior officials in Vice President Mike Pence’s office.

News Roundup: “Remain in Mexico,” New Lawsuits, and Trump’s Friend Tom Barrack

August 2, 2019
Documents we uncovered show that a question asking asylum-seekers whether they had fear of being returned to Mexico was scrapped before the new Remain in Mexico policy was finalized.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Calendars of Officials in Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives

July 30, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce seeking calendars of officials in the Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives, including the Director.

FOIA to Commerce seeking external communications of Eric Branstad

July 30, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Commerce seeking all externally sent or received communications of Eric Branstad from his time as White House liaison at the Department of Commerce.

FOIA to Commerce seeking Eric Branstad’s communications regarding Saudi nuclear arms sales

July 30, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Commerce seeking email communications and records reflecting communications of former White House liaison at the Department of Commerce Eric Branstad regarding Saudi nuclear arms sales.

News Roundup: Mueller Speaks

July 26, 2019
Special Counsel Robert Mueller made his long-awaited and much-anticipated appearance before Congress on Wednesday.

FOIA to the Commerce Department Seeking Records on Agency Resources Towards Agency 2017 Holiday Party at the Trump Hotel

July 24, 2019
FOIA to the Commerce Department seeking records reflecting whether and to what extent Commerce used agency resources to fund a holiday party for political appointees held at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC in 2017.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Email Communications with Raytheon Lobbyists

July 22, 2019
FOIA to Commerce seeking email communications with Raytheon lobbyists, including former lobbyist and current Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper.

FOIA to Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security Seeking Email Communications with Raytheon Lobbyists

July 22, 2019
FOIA to Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security seeking email communications with Raytheon lobbyists, including former lobbyist and current Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications with White House Officials Regarding Congressional Oversight

July 19, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce for communications with White House officials regarding Congressional oversight of the executive branch.