Entity: Department of Health and Human Services

HHS Records Regarding Pork Farms During September 2018

February 1, 2019
Heath and Human Services emails about pork farms and hurricane recovery efforts. Email range from September 1-30 2018.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records of Reimbursements During the Government Shutdown

January 28, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records of reimbursements given to appointees to expenses such as payments associated with travel, housing, the cost of government transportation, airfare, lodging, meals, per diem payments, rental vehicles, overtime payments, or any payments made via government-issued charge cards or travel during the government shutdown.

News Roundup: Two Troubling Inspector General Reports

January 18, 2019
When it comes to hearing from its own investigators, it wasn’t a very good week for the administration.
San Ysidro

FOIA to CMS Seeking Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

January 18, 2019
FOIA to CMS seeking political appointee resumes, titles, SF-50 forms, and ethics waivers since January 20, 2017.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Communications Regarding Merlynn Carson Contract

January 17, 2019
FOIA to HHS seeking records related to a no-bid contract awarded to HUD Secretary Ben Carson's daughter-in-law, Merlynn Carson.

Complaint: SEIU v. HHS and CMS – Communications with Conservative Think Tanks

December 20, 2018
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight on behalf of SEIU against HHS and CMS seeking their communications with conservative think tanks like Freedom Foundation, the State Policy Network, and National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation.

HHS Records Related to Pregnant Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors in ORR Custody

December 20, 2018
Health and Human Services records related to pregnant unaccompanied immigrant minors in Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) custody. These records were produced pursuant to a Campaign for Accountability request. American Oversight represented CfA in its FOIA litigation.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Shannon Royce’s Calendars

December 20, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking Shannon Royce's calendars. Royce has a record previously working for anti-choice organizations.

American Oversight Launches Investigation of Administration’s Response to ‘Migrant Caravan’

December 19, 2018
American Oversight is investigating the violence at the U.S.-Mexico border as well as the Trump administration’s politicization of the so-called migrant caravan, which the president termed “an invasion,” in the run-up to the midterm elections.
San Ysidro

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Search Terms Related to the Migrant Caravan

December 18, 2018
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking communications search terms like: migrant, caravan, soros, and Middle Eastern.