Entity: Department of Defense

FOIA to DOD Seeking Deputy Secretary Shanahan’s Communications with Ethics Officials Regarding Boeing

November 20, 2018
FOIA to DOD seeking Deputy Secretary Shanahan's communications with the standards of Conduct Office regarding ethics considerations related to his past employment with Boeing.

FOIA to DOD Seeking Deputy Secretary Shanahan’s Ethics Recusals Regarding Boeing

November 20, 2018
FOIA to DOD seeking any ethics recusals, determinations, authorizations, or waivers for Deputy Secretary Shanahan regarding his participation in matters related to Boeing, as well as his divestments from the company.

FOIA to State DOD Seeking Lindsey Graham Communications

November 9, 2018
FOIA to DOD seeking Sen. Lindsey Graham communications following speculation that speculated the Senator, among others, is a potential permanent replacement for Jeff Sessions as Attorney General. Senator Graham has claimed he is not interested in the position, but would like to assist President Trump in identifying a successor.

FOIA to DOD Seeking Communications Regarding Trump’s Use of an Insecure Cell Phone

November 8, 2018
FOIA to DOD seeking any email communications (including emails, email attachments, calendar invitations or entries) within the White House Communications Agency related to the New York Times article published on October 24, 2018, regarding the President’s use of unsecured iPhones, as well as the President’s October 25, 2018 tweet on the topic.

FOIA to DOD Regarding Trump’s Use of an Insecure Cell Phone

November 8, 2018
FOIA to DOD seeking communications regarding the New York Times article published on October 24, 2018, regarding the President’s use of unsecured iPhones, as well as the President’s October 25, 2018 tweet on the topic.

Rejection from DOD Regarding Tariff-Related Terms

November 8, 2018
Rejection from the Defense Department in response to a request for communications containing various tariff-related terms

FOIA to DOD Regarding the Use of Force in Troop Deployment

November 6, 2018
FOIA to DOD submitted along with National Security Action seeking records sufficient to identify any procedures, standards, guidance, policies, or rules produced by Department of Defense regarding the use of force or rules of engagement in the troop deployment, Operation Faithful Patriot. This FOIA is also asking for records related to Trump's statements about migrants throwing stones.

FOIA to DOD Regarding Operation Faithful Patriot and Border Troop Deployment

November 6, 2018
FOIA submitted along with National Security Action seeking communications regarding the deployment of troops in Operation Faithful Patriot with or about Stephen Miller, White House senior policy advisor.

FOIA to DOD Regarding Hurricane Response Efforts

November 1, 2018
FOIA to DOD seeking all email communications between the Commander of the Northern Command and individuals in the White House Office concerning any of the following topics related to Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, and/or Nate: Provision of mobile hospitals and other medical assets, logistics challenges related to the USNS Comfort, including but not limited to docking delay and issues with helicopter landings,and Hurricane threat assessments, mitigation measures, emergency preparedness, or other contingency plans.

Complaint: American Oversight v. VA and DOD – Mar-a-Lago Crowd Influence

October 25, 2018
Lawsuit seeking records from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense regarding the role that three members of President Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club may have had in shaping policy decisions.