Entity: Department of Commerce

Ivanka Trump Email Investigation Sparked by American Oversight FOIAs

November 19, 2018
FOIA requests filed by American Oversight prompted the discovery by White House officials that Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Trump and a top adviser to the president, used personal email to communicate with federal agencies on hundreds of occasions, the Washington Post reported on November 19, 2018.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking White House Communications Regarding Shelden Adelson

November 19, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications regarding Sheldon Adelson and casinos to shed light on the potential influence of the PresidentÕs donors on U.S. foreign policy and our diplomatic relationships.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications Regarding Sheldon Adelson and Casinos

November 19, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications with Japan, China, and Brazil, regarding Sheldon Adelson and casinos.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications with Sheldon Adelson and His Representatives

November 19, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications between appointees and Sheldon Adelson or his representatives.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Senior Staff Calendars

November 15, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking calendars for Wilbur Ross, Wendy Teramoto, Karen Dunn Kelley, Eric Branstad, and Todd Abrajano.

No Records Response from ITA Regarding White House Tariff Communications

November 15, 2018
The International Trade Administration stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's FOIA request for communications between senior ITA officials and select White House advisers.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Records Related to Wendy Teramoto

November 14, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking records to shed light on Chief of Staff Wendy Teramoto’s role in the Department of Commerce during the time before she was named chief of staff.

FOIA to Commerce Regarding Ross’ Meetings with the Sugar Industry

November 14, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications with the sugar industry, including the Fanjul brothers.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications Regarding Navigator Holdings

November 14, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications that contain search terms related Navigator Holdings to shed light on Secretary Ross’ decision to short his stock in Navigator Holdings.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Wilbur Ross Communications with Terms Related to Aluminum

November 14, 2018
FOIA to Commerce seeking communications from appointees in the offices of the International Trade Administration containing terms related to aluminum.