Entity: Department of Commerce

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Talking Points and Decision Memos About Nuclear Technology

March 8, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce seeking final talking points, records reflecting final decisions, and internal assessments including certain key terms related to nuclear technology sharing.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Communications with National Security Council Personnel

March 8, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce seeking communications between high-ranking agency officials and certain members of the National Security Council.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Records Relating to Dr. William Happer

March 7, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Commerce and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seeking records relating to communications with the head of the White House’s adversarial climate science review.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Commerce – Ross Communications and Conflicts of Interest

March 1, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit against Commerce seeking records of communications with entities listed on Commerce Secretary Ross' ethics agreements, communications between senior Commerce officials and business entities, and records of Ross' meetings with industry groups.

The Complicated World of Wilbur Ross’ Finances

February 28, 2019
American Oversight has been looking into the commerce secretary's complex and confusing financial holdings, identifying a number of serious ethics issues.

News Roundup: Citizenship, the Census and the Constitution

February 15, 2019
The Supreme Court will consider the inclusion of a citizenship question on the census, Trump declares a national emergency and the Senate confirms William Barr.

Commerce Department Calendars for Israel Hernandez

February 14, 2019
Commerce Department 2017 calendars for senior advisor and acting undersecretary for international trade Israel Hernandez.

Commerce Calendars for Acting Deputy Secretary Karen Dunn Kelley

February 14, 2019
Commerce Department calendars for acting deputy secretary Karen Dunn Kelley from November 29-December 31, 2017.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Ballard Partners

February 14, 2019
FOIA Request to multiple agencies lobbied by lobbying firm Ballard Partners seeking communications with Trump administration political appointees. Florida-based Ballard Partners has grown rapidly due to its connections with the Trump administration, and this request seeks to uncover Ballard's influence on the administration.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records of Reimbursements Prior to the Government Shutdown

February 7, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records of reimbursements given to appointees to expenses such as payments associated with travel, housing, the cost of government transportation, airfare, lodging, meals, per diem payments, rental vehicles, overtime payments, or any payments made via government-issued charge cards or travel from before the 35-day government shutdown.