Entity: Department of Energy

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOT, DOE, and State – McConnell’s Influence Across the Federal Government

February 21, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of State for communications between high-level agency officials and the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

FOIA to DOE Seeking Communications with Senators Johnson and Portman Ahead of Ukraine Delegation

February 18, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) seeking communications with Senator Johnson or Senator Portman in the lead-up to Secretary Perry’s delegation to Ukrainian President Zelensky’s inauguration.

News Roundup: Trump Has Learned His ‘Lesson’

February 14, 2020
Trump's sights appear to be trained on making the Justice Department his personal political arm for helping allies and punishing perceived enemies.

FOIA to DOE Seeking All Communications of Senior Officials with Energy Transfer LP

February 13, 2020
FOIA to Department of Energy seeking all records reflecting communications between senior agency officials and Energy Transfer LP, of which former Secretary Perry is now a member of the board of directors.

The Ukraine Investigation’s Unanswered Questions

February 11, 2020
What did top cabinet officials and key members of Congress know about the president’s scheme?

News Roundup: Acquittal Isn’t the End

February 7, 2020
More questions remain. More answers are coming.

Energy Department Releases New Batch of Ukraine Documents

February 4, 2020
As the Senate prepares to vote on Trump's acquittal, the Department of Energy releases a new set of Ukraine-related records to American Oversight.

DOE Records of Senior Officials’ Ukraine-Related Communications

February 4, 2020
Records from the Department of Energy (DOE) in response to American Oversight’s request for email communications that may relate to any untoward effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate one of President Trump’s political opponents. American Oversight also requested communications between Secretary Perry or high-ranking DOE officials with specific external individuals and entities, including Rudy Giuliani and Michael Bleyzer.

News Roundup: Hear No Evil, See No Evil

January 31, 2020
The White House’s stonewall is crumbling, the truth will come out, and votes to prematurely end the Senate’s impeachment trial will look increasingly worse.

Energy Department Releases Ukraine Documents to American Oversight

January 28, 2020
The Department of Energy released 139 pages of records in response to American Oversight’s FOIA lawsuit seeking documents regarding the Trump administration’s Ukraine pressure campaign.