Entity: Department of Health and Human Services

News Roundup: Whose Stockpile, and Which States?

April 3, 2020
It shouldn’t be surprising that the president, who downplayed the crisis until just a few weeks ago, is once again avoiding taking responsibility.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Directive from the White House to Not Reopen HealthCare.gov for a Special Enrollment Period

April 2, 2020
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services seeking directives from the White House to not reopen healthcare.gov for a special enrollment period.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking All Coronavirus Briefing Materials Prepared for Jared Kushner

April 2, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services seeking all coronavirus-related briefing materials prepared for Jared Kushner.

FOIA to NIAID Seeking Any Directives Relating to Media Appearances by Dr. Anthony Fauci

March 31, 2020
FOIA request to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID) seeking any directive, order, or guidance requiring or advising Dr. Anthony Fauci to cancel or decline media appearances, or directing him to convey specific messages or content during media appearances.

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Records Sufficient to Identify Date Gilead Submitted Orphan Drug Designation Request for COVID-19 Treatment

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking records sufficient to identify the date Gilead submitted its request for orphan-drug designation for remdesivir as a treatment for COVID-19.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Communications with Companies Developing Vaccines or Treatments for Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking communications with companies developing vaccines or treatments for coronavirus.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Records Related to Orphan-Drug Designation Requests for COVID-19 Treatments

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the Food and Drug Administration seeking records sufficient to identify, with respect to requests for orphan-drug designation for treatments for COVID-19, the requester’s name, the date of the request, and the name of the treatment.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications with Companies Developing Vaccines or Treatments for Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking communications with companies developing vaccines or treatments for coronavirus.

FOIA to CDC Seeking Communications with Companies Developing Vaccines or Treatments for Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) seeking communications with companies developing vaccines or treatments for coronavirus.