Entity: Department of Commerce

Watchdog Files Lawsuit to Obtain Ivanka Trump’s Emails

May 17, 2017
American Oversight today sued to obtain emails from the time period at the start of the Trump administration during which Ivanka Trump advised the president and offered input to executive agencies but refused to become a government employee subject to ethics rules.

Watchdog Sues to Force Release of Ethics Waivers from Eight Trump Administration Agencies

May 17, 2017
Amid news reports that the Trump administration is attempting to block the release of ethics waivers given to former lobbyists working in the government, non-partisan watchdog American Oversight today sued to obtain copies of any ethics waivers issued by eight federal agencies.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Department of Commerce et.al. – Ivanka Emails

May 17, 2017
Complaint filed by American Oversight against the Departments of Commerce, Education, Treasury, Labor, and the Small Business Administration for communications with Ivanka Trump.

FOIA Request to NOAA Policies or Guidance Regarding Provision of Information

April 24, 2017
Policies or guidance regarding the provision of information to the media or Congress.

FOIA Request to Commerce Department Policies or Guidance Regarding Provision of Information

April 24, 2017
Policies or guidance regarding the provision of information to the media or Congress.

FOIA Request to Commerce Department Seeking Identities, Resumes, and Waivers/Authorizations of New Political Appointees

March 13, 2017
Submitted March 13, 2017 – Records identifying new political appointees working at the Department of Commerece, including resumes and any ethics or conflict of interest waivers or authorizations (COMM-17-0004)

FOIA Request to Commerce Department Seeking Identities, Resumes, and Waivers/Authorizations of New Political Appointees

March 13, 2017
Records identifying new political appointees working at the department, including resumes and any ethics or conflict of interest waivers or authorizations.