Interim response from HUD to our FOIA request for communications sent or received by political appointees or SES staff regarding FOIA requests. The documents are largely Congressional communications about the FOIA process.
Updated FOIA request to HUD seeking resumes and job titles for political appointees hired by President Trump after March 17, 2017. This FOIA updates a previous request submitted by American Oversight seeking this information.
American Oversight has been investigating Trump's political appointees. Our FOIAs have helped journalists report on the fact that many of those who Trump appointed to high-level positions are unqualified and well connected to the Trump family.
Is Secretary Ben Carson using his position at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide special access to his own son and a relative of President Trump? American Oversight is going to court to get answers.