Entity: Department of Labor

No Records Response from DOL of Communications Regarding Several Health Insurance Entities and Law Firms


March 17, 2020
The Department of Labor stated that it had no records of communications between anyone serving as Assistant Secretary for Policy and specific health insurance entities and law firms regarding federal rules concerning short-term, limited-duration health insurance plans.

No Records Response from DOL for Communications about White House Efforts to Retaliate Against Officials Based on Political Loyalty

March 11, 2020
The Department of Labor stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications of White House liaisons regarding any efforts to target officials based on perceptions of insufficient political loyalty to the president.

No Records Response from DOL Regarding Emails with White House Officials Involved in Coronavirus Response

March 11, 2020
The Department of Labor (DOL) stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records reflecting email communications between agency and White House officials involved in the federal government's response to the coronavirus outbreak.

No Records Response From DOL Regarding Birth Control Settlement Communications

March 10, 2020
No records response from the Department of Labor regarding the plaintiffs in the birth control mandate settlements.

DOL Response to Request for Records Regarding Rule that may Discriminate against LGBTQ Workers

March 9, 2020
Records from the Department of Labor in response to American Oversight's request for communications between DOL officials and anti-LGBTQ groups to determine whether these groups influenced DOL’s recently-proposed rule allowing federal contractors to cite religious defenses if accused of discriminatory employment practices.

News Roundup: Rising Coronavirus Fears and Sinking Public Trust

March 6, 2020
The uncertainty and fear surrounding the coronavirus have laid bare the deadly consequences of President Donald Trump’s demand for obsequious loyalty and a refusal to take responsibility for mistakes.

FOIA to DOL Seeking Emails with White House Officials Involved in Coronavirus Response

March 5, 2020
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) seeking all email communications between agency and White House officials involved in the federal government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Coronavirus Daily Briefings and Situation Reports

March 4, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking all daily briefings and situation reports prepared for leadership officials regarding the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Coronavirus Talking Points and Background Materials

March 4, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking all final talking points or background materials prepared for any congressional briefings or hearings or press engagements by leadership officials regarding the coronavirus outbreak.

In the Documents: Ballard Partners Communications with Labor Department Regarding Investigation into Client

March 3, 2020
The fast-growing Ballard Partners lobbying firm has close ties to the Trump administration.