Entity: Department of State

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

May 18, 2020
FOIA to the Department of State seeking all whistleblower complaints containing allegations that concern the conduct of Secretary Mike Pompeo.

Trump Fires State Department Watchdog Investigating Pompeo

May 16, 2020
President Donald Trump’s authoritarian war on oversight continues.

American Oversight v. State — Grenell’s Security Clearance

May 15, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of State for the release of security clearance paperwork and interview notes for Richard Grenell, the U.S. Ambassador to Germany and Acting Director for National Intelligence.

News Roundup: Who Will Watch the Inspectors General?

May 8, 2020
Every week seems to bring a new example of President Donald Trump’s disdain — or fear — of independent oversight.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Legal Analyses Regarding Pause of World Health Organization Funding

May 7, 2020
FOIA to OMB, State, and HHS seeking legal analyses regarding the decision to pause WHO funding.

FOIA to State Seeking Records Regarding World Health Organization Funding

May 7, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of State seeking records sufficient to identify any entities (including but not limited to nongovernmental organizations, international organizations, or foreign countries) currently receiving U.S. funding that was previously directed to the World Health Organization.

FOIA to State Email Communications Regarding Pause of World Health Organization Funding

May 7, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of State seeking email communications regarding pause of World Health Organization funding.

FOIA to State Seeking Impact Assessments and Directives Regarding World Health Organization Funding

May 7, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of State seeking final assessments regarding the impact of cutting World Health Organization funding and related guidance.

American Oversight Sues Treasury, State and HHS for Coronavirus Communications

May 6, 2020
The lawsuit seeks seeks the release of emails sent by senior appointees including Secretary Mnuchin, Secretary Azar, and Secretary Pompeo.

Complaint: American Oversight v. HHS, CMS, State, and Treas — Sent Communications Containing Terms Related to Coronavirus 

May 5, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Department of State, and the Department of the Treasury for senior officials’ sent email communications, starting from Jan. 15, 2020, containing terms related to coronavirus.