Entity: Department of Education

FOIA to Education Seeking Communications and Calendar Entries Related to the Borrower Defense Rule

April 27, 2018
FOIA to Education regarding protections to students who have been defrauded by schools. This FOIA is seeking all communications related to the borrower defense rule between Secretary DeVos and other senior Education appointees and any member of Congress or members of congressional staff, as well as related calendar entries.

FOIA to ED Seeking Communications Regarding the Borrower Defense Rule with the Executive Office of the President

April 27, 2018
FOIA to Education regarding protections to students who have been defrauded by schools. This FOIA is seeking all communications related to the borrower defense rule between Secretary DeVos and other senior Education appointees and anyone in the Executive Office of the President, as well as related calendar entries.

FOIA to Education Seeking Decision Memos Regarding the Borrower Defense Rule

April 27, 2018
FOIA seeking all decision memoranda, directives, policy interpretations, or policy guidance related to the borrower defense rule signed, approved, or otherwise adopted by Secretary DeVos or any other senior appointee at Education.

FOIA to Education Seeking Decision Memos Regarding the Borrower Defense Rule

April 27, 2018
FOIA seeking all decision memoranda, directives, policy interpretations, or policy guidance related to the borrower defense rule signed, approved, or otherwise adopted by Secretary DeVos or any other senior appointee at Education.

FOIA to Education Seeking Communications with the State Policy Network

April 27, 2018
FOIA to Education seeking communications to shed light on interactions Education officials have had with the State Policy Network or related organizations and the effects of those interactions on Education officials’ positions on the teacher strikes.

FOIA to Education Seeking Education’s Position on Teacher Strikes

April 27, 2018
FOIA to Education seeking communications to shed light on Education officials’ responses to, positions on, and activities related to the teacher strikes.

FOIA to ED Seeking Communications Regarding Student Loans

April 19, 2018
FOIA to Education seeking records that would shed light on the influence that for-profit companies—including current government contractors—have on plans to overhaul federal student loan servicing and collections.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Regarding Trump Appointees Accusing Career Staff of Disloyalty

March 29, 2018
Following reports that high-level Trump administration officials expressed concern about the “loyalty” of career civil servants at the State Department, and even explored ways to “purge” some of those career employees from their positions. American Oversight submitted this FOIA to determine whether similar conversations occurred at other agencies.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Agencies – Appointee Resumes

March 22, 2018
American Oversight sued 18 agencies in order to force the release of resumes for political appointees across the Trump administration. This is the second lawsuit that American Oversight has filed seeking appointee resumes. FOIA requests included in this complaint cover appointees who joined the administration in the time period follow the first sets of resumes we obtained in 2017.

No Records Response From Education Regarding Gainful Employment Rule

March 16, 2018
No records response to our FOIA request seeking information related the gainful employment rule and whether it was signed or adopted by Secretary DeVos or other Education employees.