Entity: Department of Labor

Watchdog Files Lawsuit to Obtain Ivanka Trump’s Emails

May 17, 2017
American Oversight today sued to obtain emails from the time period at the start of the Trump administration during which Ivanka Trump advised the president and offered input to executive agencies but refused to become a government employee subject to ethics rules.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Department of Commerce et.al. – Ivanka Emails

May 17, 2017
Complaint filed by American Oversight against the Departments of Commerce, Education, Treasury, Labor, and the Small Business Administration for communications with Ivanka Trump.

DOL Identities and Resumes of New Political Appointees

May 8, 2017
DOL responded to our FOIA request (DOL-17-0104) providing names, job titles, and resumes for a number of the political appointees at the department. DOL stated that it had no ethics waivers for any of these individuals.

FOIA Request to DOL Seeking Identities and Resumes of New Political Appointees

April 12, 2017
FOIA to DOL records identifying new political appointees working at the department, including resumes as well as any ethics or conflict of interest waivers or authorizations.

FOIA Request to DOL Seeking Communications and Records of Meetings with Ivanka Trump

March 31, 2017
FOIA seeking communications and records of meetings with Ivanka Trump and DOL officials. 

FOIA Request to Multiple Agencies for Ethics Waivers Provided to Political Appointees

March 22, 2017
FOIA request to multiple agencies for ethics waivers provided to political appointees in light of the Office of Government Ethics request for information.