Entity: Department of State

Investigations Update: Coronavirus Safety Measures, USAGM Lobbying, and Voting by Mail Alarmism

September 29, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the White House’s control of Covid-19 information, influence and access at the U.S. Agency for Global Media, and Trump’s Supreme Court pick.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Intelligence Products Regarding Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus

September 29, 2020
FOIA request to multiple agencies seeking records reflecting whether the coronavirus is or could be “airborne,” from on or before Feb. 7, 2020.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Emails Regarding Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus

September 29, 2020
FOIA request to multiple agencies seeking records reflecting whether the coronavirus is or could be “airborne,” from on or before Feb. 7, 2020.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Evidence of Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus

September 29, 2020
FOIA request to multiple agencies seeking records reflecting whether the coronavirus is or could be “airborne,” from on or before Feb. 7, 2020.

News Roundup: Behind the Trump Administration’s Supreme Court Nominations

September 25, 2020
It’s hard to overstate just how grave the current political situation is.

FOIA to State Seeking Email Communications Regarding Redirecting Resources from Open Technology Fund

September 25, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of State for email communications with specific entities and individuals in light of media reports that external coalitions have sought to redirect resources from the Open Technology Fund to projects concerning China's digital censorship.

FOIA to State Seeking Records Regarding Redirecting Resources from Open Technology Fund

September 25, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of State for records sufficient to identify the results of any security, privacy, or performance audit, impact assessment, or evaluation of specific software companies. American Oversight seeks these records in light of media reports that external coalitions have sought to redirect resources from the Open Technology Fund to projects concerning China's digital censorship.

Investigations Update: New Kentucky Voter Fraud Task Force Lawsuit, and Our Supreme Court Short List Investigation

September 23, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into Trump’s potential Supreme Court nominees, the CDC’s removal of updated Covid-19 guidelines, and foreign interference in U.S. elections.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications Regarding Potential Election Support for Trump from China

September 18, 2020
FOIA request to multiple agencies seeking communications about President Trump’s request for election assistance from China.

News Roundup: Behind the Scenes at the Postal Service

September 17, 2020
The question of what has been going on at the U.S. Postal Service has been a subject of increasing concern as the election draws nearer and as Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s leadership remains mired in controversy.