Entity: Department of Housing and Urban Development

Interim Response From HUD Regarding Communications Related to FOIA Requests

November 30, 2017
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.

FOIA to HUD for Updated Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

November 28, 2017
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.

FOIA to HUD for Calendars of Senior Officials

November 2, 2017
FOIA to HUD seeking calendars for Secretary Ben Carson, Pamela Hughes Patenaude, Sheila Greenwood, and Deana Bass.

FOIA In Action: Helping Journalists Hold the Government Accountable

October 17, 2017
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.

New Lawsuit Seeks Answers about Ben Carson’s Management of HUD

October 10, 2017
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.