Entity: Department of Commerce

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.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Any Contracts with Failed Nominees

July 17, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies to identify whether individuals nominated but not confirmed to high-level agency positions have contracts to perform the same or similar work for which they were unsuccessfully nominated.

No Records Response from Commerce Regarding Communications with Terms Related to Different Industries

July 17, 2019
The Department of Commerce stated that it had no records of communications with specific terms related to different industries, including Apple, BMW, Boeing, Coco-Cola, Ford, General Motors, and Toyota.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications with Lobbyist Matthew Schlapp Regarding Trade and Health Issues

July 16, 2019
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Commerce seeking communications with Matt Schlapp or with his lobbying firm Cove Strategies—which has registered new clients since President Trump took office and has contacted agencies regarding trade issues.

Commerce Records of Secretary Wilbur Ross’ Correspondence with Greenbrier and Other Companies

July 15, 2019
Department of Commerce records of communications between Secretary Wilbur Ross, his chief of staff Wendy Teramoto, and a variety of outside entities, including the manufacturer Greenbrier, in which he had failed to divest stock.

FOIA to Census Bureau Seeking Communications with Thomas Hofeller and Mark Neuman

July 9, 2019
FOIA to Census Bureau seeking all email communications between specified agency personnel involved in discussions about the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census and Thomas Hofeller or A. Mark Neuman.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications with Thomas Hofeller and Mark Neuman

July 9, 2019
FOIA to Department of Commerce seeking all email communications between specified agency personnel involved in discussions about the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census and Thomas Hofeller or A. Mark Neuman.

Celebrating Government Transparency This Fourth of July

July 4, 2019
As Trump attempts to turn what has traditionally been a nonpartisan celebration into a party for donors, we're celebrating the power that an informed public can have in a democracy.