Entity: Department of Commerce

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)

FOIA to NOAA Seeking Directives Related to Hurricane Dorian Tweets and Statements

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seeking directives issued by the White House or the Commerce Department related to tweets and public statements about Hurricane Dorian’s impact on the Southeastern United States.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications Related to Hurricane Dorian Tweets

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the Commerce Department seeking communications related to tweets about Hurricane Dorian’s impact on the Southeastern United States.

FOIA to NOAA Seeking Communications Related to Hurricane Dorian Tweets

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seeking communications related to tweets about Hurricane Dorian’s impact on the Southeastern United States.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Directives Related to Hurricane Dorian Tweets and Statements

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the Commerce Department seeking directives issued by the White House or the Commerce Department related to tweets and public statements about Hurricane Dorian’s impact on the Southeastern United States.

FOIA to to the Census Bureau Seeking Information Regarding Political Appointees

September 23, 2019
FOIA request to the United States Census Bureau seeking records regarding the backgrounds and activities of political appointees. With scores of new individuals continuing to join the government in key, senior level positions, it is essential to understand who they are and the backgrounds they bring to their work.

Trump’s Obstruction of Congressional Oversight Has Been Unprecedented — Now We’re Suing the Administration for Stonewalling Our Investigation

September 19, 2019
To shed light on the executive branch's stonewalling, American Oversight today filed two lawsuits for records of communications between the White House and five Trump administration agencies.

Complaint: American Oversight v. GSA, HUD, Treasury, and Commerce – Communications Regarding Congressional Investigations

September 19, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against four Trump administration agencies — the General Services Administration, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Department of the Treasury, and the Department of Commerce — for communications from White House officials regarding congressional oversight. American Oversight seeks these records as they may detail efforts by the White House to obstruct congressional investigations.

Records from Commerce Regarding Communications with National Security Personnel

September 3, 2019
Calendars from the Department of Commerce in response to American Oversight's request for communications between high-ranking agency officials and certain members of the National Security Council.

FOIA to COMM Seeking Communications with Trump Campaign Interests

August 30, 2019
FOIA Request to Department of Commerce seeking communications from agency officials to President Trump’s reelection campaign or other interests supporting the president’s reelection.