Entity: Department of Health and Human Services

American Oversight Sues Six Trump Agencies for Communications with Cohen, Lewandowski

August 29, 2018
American Oversight today sued six Trump administration agencies to find out if members of President Trump's inner circle – including Michael Cohen and Corey Lewandowski – exploited their connections to lobby senior officials.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Agencies – Cohen and Lewandowski Communications

August 29, 2018
Lawsuit seeking communications between former members of President Trump's inner circle -- including Michael Cohen and Corey Lewandowski -- and political appointees at six federal agencies. The lawsuit seeks records from the Departments of Defense, Justice, Health and Human Services, State, the Treasury, and the Federal Communications Commission.

FOIA to HHS Regarding Stephen Miller’s Influence on Immigration Policy

August 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking communications with or about Stephen Miller to shed light on his influence on immigration policy throughout executive branch agencies.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Communications Regarding States’ Decisions to Deny Planned Parenthood Coverage

August 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking communications regarding the decisions by Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, and Louisiana to deny Planned Parenthood qualification to provide Medicaid Services, or the ongoing litigation related to the decisions by Arkansas and Louisiana to do so, in the cases styled (1) Planned Parenthood of Arkansas & Eastern Oklahoma, DBA Planned Parenthood Great Plains v. Gillespie, and (2) Planned Parenthood of Gulf Coast v. Gee.

FOIA to HHS/CMS Seeking Communications Regarding Medicaid for Planned Parenthood Services

August 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS/CMS seeking communications between HHS or CMS employees and employees of the state governments of Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, and Louisiana that include search terms like "family planning," "Center for Medical Progress," or "planned parenthood."

FOIA to HHS/CMS Regarding a January Letter Rescinding Medicaid Guidelines Following Planned Parenthood Videos

August 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS/CMS seeking communications regarding a January letter rescinding a previous letter stating that Medicaid beneficiaries have the right to obtain services from any qualified and willing provider.

FOIA to HHS/CMS Seeking Communications with Outside Entities Regarding Medicaid for Planned Parenthood Services

August 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS/CMS seeking communications between any HHS or CMS political appointees and any nongovernmental individuals or entities (including emails with addresses ending in .com/.org/.net/.edu) that mention search terms like "family planning," "Center for Medical Progress," or "planned parenthood."

FOIA to HHS/CMS Seeking Communications with Alliance Defending Freedom

August 29, 2018
FOIA to HHS/CMS seeking communications with Alliance Defending Freedom and Casey Mattox.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Communications Between HHS Officials and Anti-Choice/Religious Organizations

August 28, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking communications between HHS officials and a series of outside entities, including Alliance Defending Freedom, Center for Medical Progress, The Heritage Foundation, Americans United for Life, among others.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Calendar Entries for Senior Appointees

August 28, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking calendar entries for senior appointees including Roger Severino, T. March Bell, Maya Noronha, Louis Brown, or Arina Grossu.