Entity: Department of State

FOIA to State Seeking Records of Trump Meeting with Putin

January 16, 2019
FOIA to State seeking records of notes and meeting from Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin's meeting during the 2017 G20 Hamburg Summit in July 2017.

American Oversight Launches Investigation of Administration’s Response to ‘Migrant Caravan’

December 19, 2018
American Oversight is investigating the violence at the U.S.-Mexico border as well as the Trump administration’s politicization of the so-called migrant caravan, which the president termed “an invasion,” in the run-up to the midterm elections.
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FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Search Terms Related to the Migrant Caravan

December 18, 2018
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking communications search terms like: migrant, caravan, soros, and Middle Eastern.

FOIA to State Seeking Secretary Pompeo’s Talking Points Regarding the Migrant Caravan

December 18, 2018
FOIA to State seeking Secretary Pompeo's talking points regarding the so-called migrant caravan and for trips to the border.

Audit the Wall: No Plans, Funding or Timeline — And No Wall

December 12, 2018
American Oversight's investigation into the administration’s preparations for fulfilling Trump's promise to build a border wall reveal it to be nothing more than a rhetorical tool.

State Calendar Entries for USUN Ambassador Nikki Haley

December 7, 2018
Department of State response to our FOIA request seeking USUN Ambassador Nikki Haley's calendars. This response includes the timeframe January through October 2017.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications with Outside Entities Associated with Saudi Arabia

December 5, 2018
FOIA to State seeking communications with groups that lobby on behalf of Saudi Arabia.

FOIA to State Regarding Failure to Warn Jamal Khashoggi

December 5, 2018
FOIA to State seeking records related to the duty to warn Khashoggi under Directive 191 and any determination to waive the duty to warn requirement.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications Regarding Jamal Khashoggi

December 5, 2018
FOIA to State seeking communications regarding Jamal Khashoggi and all final talking points prepared for Secretary Mike Pompeo in advance of his trip to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on October 16, 2018.

American Oversight Expands Its Investigation of Administration’s Improper Email Use

November 29, 2018
After last week’s Washington Post report that Ivanka Trump used a personal email account for official business on hundreds of occasions, American Oversight is continuing its investigation not just into the extent to which the president’s daughter and senior adviser violated records rules, but also into whether such risky actions extended to other officials within Trump’s cabinet.