Entity: Department of Energy

Sondland’s Testimony Highlights State Department Obstruction

November 20, 2019
"Everyone was in the loop" — and now the public is, too.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Regarding Federal Spending at Trump Properties

November 19, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records regarding federal spending at Trump properties, including any guidance issued regarding use of Trump properties for official business, as well as any expenses paid to Trump properties.

DOE Recusal Statement from Secretary Perry

November 18, 2019
Department of Energy Recusal Statement for Secretary Rick Perry. The statement lists companies for which Perry sat on the board, did consulting work, had investments, or to which he had given paid speeches.

News Roundup: Impeachment Inquiry Goes Public

November 15, 2019
The latest on the impeachment inquiry, plus more on our investigations into Pompeo's political ambitions and threats to voting rights at the state level.

FOIA to DOE Seeking Communications with Roy Bailey

November 15, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Energy seeking communications between senior agency leadership and Roy Bailey, a business partner of Rudy Giuliani.

NRR from DOE for Select Appointees’ Communications Involving Amanda Gunasekara or Any Representative of the Energy 45 Fund

November 13, 2019
The Department of Energy stated it had no records in response to American Oversight's request for select appointees' communications involving Amanda Gunasekara, or any representative of the Energy 45 Fund.

News Roundup: Ukraine-Related Documents, Hurdles for Asylum-Seekers, and Chad Wolf’s Involvement in Family Separation

November 8, 2019
The latest on impeachment and on our investigations into the administration's immigration policies.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOE — Perry and Brouillette’s Ukraine Records and Communications

November 8, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Energy for Secretary Rick Perry’s communications with high-level Ukraine officials; with outside groups associated with U.S. energy interests in Ukraine; and with particular associates of President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudolph Giuliani. American Oversight is also seeking the release of records regarding the U.S. delegation, led by Perry, to Ukrainian President Zelensky’s inauguration, including the records of former Chief of Staff Brian McCormack.

FOIA to DOE Seeking Records Reflecting Perry Plane Use

October 30, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Energy seeking records reflecting Secretary Perry’s air travel.

Research Tool: Ukraine-Trump Key Figures and Documents

October 24, 2019
American Oversight has scoured thousands of pages of agency calendars to find instances in which senior officials met with key figures in the investigation into the Trump administration's dealings with Ukraine.