Entity: Department of Education

Letter to Multiple Agencies Concerning Federal Workers’ Whistleblower Rights

December 21, 2020
Government Accountability Project and American Oversight joint letter to 25 federal agencies concerning the whistleblower rights of federal workers and agency responsibility to inform them of their rights during presidential transitions of power.

News Roundup: The Long Month Ahead

December 17, 2020
With just over a month left in his administration, there is still plenty of time for President Donald Trump to cause lasting damage.

ED Calendars for Senior Staff from March 2018

November 30, 2020
Records from the Department of Education in response to American Oversight's request for the updated calendars of Betsy DeVos, Joshua Venable, Eric Ventimiglia, Robert Eitel, Candice Jackson, Ebony Lee, Lee-Douglas Simmons, Mitchell Zais, Kenneth L. Marcus, Jason Botel from March 2018 through the date of search.

Investigations Update: ‘Sharpiegate,’ the Census, and Barr’s ‘Voter Fraud’ Investigations

November 17, 2020
See the latest in our investigations of the Justice Department’s voter fraud probes, the rush to finish the census, and criminal charges against protesters.

FOIA to Education for Records of Expenses from Trips to Swing States

November 12, 2020
FOIA request to Department of Education seeking records reflecting expenses incurred from trips of top officials to swing states in the run-up to the 2020 election.

FOIA to ED Seeking Performance Agreements for Acting COO of FSA

November 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Education seeking performance agreements entered into with anyone acting as the Chief Operating Officer for Federal Student Aid.

FOIA to ED Seeking Communications of Key Education Officials Under Secretary DeVos’s Leadership

October 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Education seeking communications of senior officials.

FOIA to ED Seeking Updated Civil Rights Staffing Level Data

October 7, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Education seeking data concerning the Office for Civil Rights’ staffing levels for FY 2018-2020.

Investigations Update: Pompeo’s RNC Speech, DeJoy’s Calendars, and Kentucky’s Voter Fraud Task Force

September 9, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Pompeo’s unprecedented convention appearance, the cost of Chad Wolf’s July trip to Portland, and more.

Covid-19 Oversight News: The Administration’s Vaccine Timeline, PPP Loan Fraud, and Coronavirus Task Force Reports

September 8, 2020
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