Entity: Department of State

FOIA to State Seeking Records Relating to the Implementation of the Remain-In-Mexico Program

September 30, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of State seeking records demonstrating how the government is implementing the Trump administration’s policy of forcing immigrants to remain in Mexico while their claims are processed.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications with Anti-Immigration Groups

September 30, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of State seeking communications from political appointees to anti-immigrant groups. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the Migrant Protection Protocols and to better understand the circumstances surrounding the program's creation and implementation. 

FOIA to State Seeking Emails of IG Linick Regarding Whistleblower Complaints Concerning the Conduct of Secretary Pompeo

September 30, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking all email communications sent or received by Inspector General Steve Linick regarding any whistleblower complaints containing allegations that concern the conduct of Secretary Mike Pompeo.

FOIA to State Seeking Records Sufficient to Identify Whistleblower Complaints Concerning the Conduct of Secretary Pompeo

September 30, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking records sufficient to identify any whistleblower complaints containing allegations that concern the conduct of Secretary Mike Pompeo.

FOIA to State Seeking All Whistleblower Complaints Concerning the Conduct of Secretary Pompeo

September 30, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking all whistleblower complaints containing allegations that concern the conduct of Secretary Mike Pompeo.

Letter to State Department: Preservation of Volker Text Messages

September 28, 2019
Letter from American Oversight to the State Department calling for the department to preserve any records of communications, including text messages, that may be in the possession of Kurt Volker, the former Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations who reportedly served as Rudy Giuliani's main contact.

News Roundup: From the Top Down

September 27, 2019
Efforts to get Ukraine to investigate the president's perceived rivals have been known for months. We want to know how many were involved.
(White House Photo)

FOIA to State for U.S. Ukraine Representative Volker’s Text Messages with Giuliani

September 26, 2019
FOIA to State for U.S. Special Representative to Ukraine Kurt Volker’s text messages with President Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. Giuliani asserted that a trail of such messages exists.

FOIA to State for Counselor T. Ulrich Brechbuhl’s Notes From Trump’s Calls with Ukrainian President

September 26, 2019
FOIA to State for Counselor Brechbuhl’s notes or summaries of calls between President Trump and Ukrainian President Zelensky. Brechbuhl reportedly listened to the July 25th call cited by a whistleblower complaint.

Release of Trump–Zelensky Call Readout Raises Questions About Justice Department Involvement

September 25, 2019
If the president or his advisers thought the released summary transcript would be another supposed “total exoneration,” they were mistaken.
(White House Photo)