Entity: Department of Housing and Urban Development

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications to Determine Cohen’s Influence

May 11, 2018
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking to shed light on whether or not Michael Cohen or any of his associates have influenced federal activities, including whether they have received special treatment for their high-paying clients. American Oversight is seeking communications between any appointee and the following: Michael Cohen, Essential Consultants, Corey Lewandowski, Jason Osborne, Mike Rubino, Barry Bennett, Turnberry Solutions LLC, and Avenue Strategies.

HUD Memo Regarding the Installation of a Security System of Carson’s Home

May 1, 2018
Record of a memo from HUD regarding Secretary Ben Carson's request to have the agency pay for the installation of a security system at the Carson home.

FOIA to HUD Regarding Sean Hannity’s Use of Shell Companies to Purchase Property and the Related Guardian Article

April 27, 2018
FOIA seeking all related communications regarding The Guardian article published on April 23, 2018 and entitled "Michael Cohen Case Shines a Light on Sean Hannity’s Property Empire." The request also asks for communications regarding Hannity, Cohen, and other property-related companies.

FOIA to HUD Regarding Sean Hannity’s Use of Shell Companies to Purchase Property Seeking Loan-Related Records

April 27, 2018
FOIA to HUD seeking all records relating to any loan, loan guarantee, subsidy, or other government benefit or support related to any lease, purchase, acquisition, or other transaction involving residential real estate regarding Sean Hannity, Michael Cohen, and other property-related companies. This FOIA is seeking all responsive records from March 2, 2017, to April 23, 2018.

FOIA to HUD Regarding Sean Hannity’s Relationship with HUD Seeking Loan Information

April 27, 2018
FOIA to HUD seeking all records relating to any loan, loan guarantee, subsidy, or other government benefit or support related to any lease, purchase, acquisition, or other transaction involving residential real estate regarding Sean Hannity, Michael Cohen, and other property-related companies. This FOIA is seeking all responsive records from January 1, 2012, to December 31, 2014.

FOIA to HUD Regarding Secretary Carson’s Connection to Sinclair Broadcast Group

April 9, 2018
FOIA to HUD to determine whether Secretary Carson’s connections to individuals associated with Sinclair Broadcast Group are influencing government policy or generating special benefits for that company.

Watchdog Sues HUD for Communications with Armstrong Williams and Sinclair Broadcast Group

April 9, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to compel the release of records related to HUD's communications with conservative media personality Armstrong Williams and Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Complaint: American Oversight v. HUD – Sinclair Broadcast Influence

April 9, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to compel the release of records related to HUD's communications with conservative media personality Armstrong Williams and Sinclair Broadcast Group.

FOIA to HUD Regarding Use of Public Funds

April 2, 2018
FOIA seeking records of communications relating to actual or potential installation of security systems or alarms in HUD office space or the homes for any individuals in, or acting in, Senate-confirmed (PAS) positions at HUD.

FOIA to HUD to Shed Light on Retaliation Against Employees

April 2, 2018
FOIA seeking records related to Mason Alexander that relate to a change in position or title following retaliation against HUD employees.