Entity: Department of Health and Human Services

FOIA to Multiple Entities Seeking Oaths of Office

January 19, 2018
FOIA to multiple entities seeking oaths of office.

Video: Breaking Down Our Lawsuit with HHS, OMB, and Congress

January 16, 2018
Executive Director, Austin Evers, gives an overview of American Oversight's lawsuit against HHS, OMB, and Congress to bring transparency to the attempt to repeal Obamacare.

Health Care Letter to Congress

December 14, 2017
Heavily-redacted HHS documents in response to our FOIA request for communications with Congress regarding the ACA. American Oversight's FOIA request had sought copies of a memo sent from President Trump to Congress regarding administrative actions that could undercut the Affordable Care Act. In this FOIA response, HHS has not provided that document, and they have also taken the step of inappropriately redacting significant portions of the document.

FOIA to HHS for Updated Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

November 28, 2017
Updated FOIA request to HHS seeking resumes and job titles for political appointees hired by President Trump after March 15, 2017. This FOIA updates a previous request submitted by American Oversight seeking this information.

Reply Brief: US House of Representatives – Health Care Emails

November 6, 2017
Reply motion filed by the U.S. House of Representatives in American Oversight’s lawsuit seeking the release of emails between the Trump administration and Congress regarding health care reform. The House moved to intervene in the lawsuit to block the release of several emails.

Reply Brief: HHS and OMB – Health Care Emails

November 3, 2017
Reply motion filed by the Department of Health and Human Services and the Office of Management and Budget in American Oversight’s lawsuit seeking the release of emails between the Trump administration and Congress regarding health care reform. The Trump administration has refused to release communications that it is required to produce under the Freedom of Information Act.