Entity: Department of Labor

FOIA Request to DOL Wayne Palmer Chief of Staff

July 25, 2017
Records pertaining to Wayne Palmer, Chief of Staff.

American Oversight Launches “Defund Trump” Investigation

July 24, 2017
American Oversight today launched Defund Trump, a campaign aimed at preventing President Trump and his family from financially profiting from government service.

FOIA Request to Multiple Agencies Guidelines Trump Properties

July 24, 2017
Guidance or emails relating to events at Trump properties or reimbursements paid to employees for expenses at Trump properties; records of the total cost of payments or reimbursements for expenses at Trump properties.

FOIA Request to Department of Labor Overtime Rule

July 21, 2017
Records pertaining to the status of the Department of Labor's Overtime Rule from January 20, 2017 onward.

FOIA Request to Department of Labor Fiduciary Rule

July 21, 2017
Records related to the Department of Labor's Fiduciary Rule from January 20, 2017 onward.

FOIA Request to DOL Communications With Third Party Advocacy Groups

July 18, 2017
Communications between political appointees and members of third-party policy-advocacy organizations.

DOL Emails to Office of Government Ethics Regarding Waivers Provided to Political Appointees

June 20, 2017
The Department of Labor's final response letter to American Oversight's FOIA request (MULTI-17-0156-0179) for ethics waivers provided to political appointees; records regarding the Office of Government Ethics request for information.

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.