Entity: Department of Defense

DOD Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

January 29, 2018
Response from DOD to American Overisight's request for resumes and titles of political appointees. The response includes a list of political appointees as of April 12 (the date of the request) and resumes; the cover letter affirmatively states that a search for conflicts or ethics waivers or authorizations identified no records, and OCG certified that there are none.

FOIA to DOD/Navy Regarding Pence Visitors

January 24, 2018
FOIA seeking records sufficient to identify all visitors to the Naval Observatory and visits to Mike Pence.

FOIA to Air Force Regarding Mike Pence Travel

January 24, 2018
FOIA to Air Force seeking any records related to Mike Pence travel.

FOIA to Multiple Entities Seeking Oaths of Office

January 19, 2018
FOIA to multiple entities seeking oaths of office.

FOIA to DOD Seeking Communications Related to Erik Prince

January 2, 2018
FOIA seeking all communications, calendar invitations/entries, meeting notices, or meeting agendas between Erik Prince and various individuals at DOD.

Complaint: American Oversight v DOD Transgender Policy

December 19, 2017
Complaint in lawsuit against DOD seeking records of whether or not President Trump was advised by military personnel on the transgender military ban.

American Oversight Sues DOD to Uncover Truth Behind Trump’s Transgender Ban

December 19, 2017
American Oversight sued the Department of Defense (DOD) in federal court to determine if President Trump was telling the truth when he claimed on Twitter that "generals" had advised him to ban transgender individuals from serving in the armed forces. 

DOD Final Response Regarding Michael Flynn

December 14, 2017
Final response from DOD confirming that it has no record that former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn sought permission before accepting payments from foreign government sources, including Russia.

FOIA to DOD for Updated Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

November 28, 2017
Updated FOIA request to DOD seeking resumes and job titles for political appointees hired by President Trump after April 12, 2017. This FOIA updates a previous request submitted by American Oversight seeking this information.

More Evidence Flynn Concealed Payments

November 22, 2017
The Department of Defense has confirmed in writing that it has no record that former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn sought permission before accepting payments from foreign government sources, including Russia.