Entity: Department of the Interior

FOIA to DOI Seeking Records Related to Jan. 3, 2021, Meeting About Events Planned for Jan. 6 at U.S. Capitol

December 8, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking records regarding a Jan. 3, 2021, conference call about public events planned at the U.S. Capitol for Jan. 6, 2021.

American Oversight Sues Multiple Agencies for Jan. 6 Communications and Other Records

October 21, 2021
In three separate lawsuits, American Oversight is seeking records — including meeting notes, emails, and any orders for the protection of certain Trump allies who attended the preceding rally — that could shed light on how the government responded to the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOD, Army, DHS, DOI, and DOJ — Records Concerning the Jan. 6, 2021, Attack on the Capitol Building

October 21, 2021
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Defense, the U.S. Department of the Army, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of the Interior, and the Justice Department seeking records related to the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol building, including communications from Jan. 6, whistleblower complaints, and records from a Jan. 4 meeting convened by acting Defense Secretary Miller.

DOI Records Regarding Whistleblower Complains and Dissent Memos Regarding Jan. 6, 2021

October 1, 2021
Heavily redacted records from the Department of the Interior in response to American Oversight's request for whistleblower complaints and dissent memoranda, including ethics or whistleblower complaints, related to the attack on the Capitol building, submitted to the relevant agency offices.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Whistleblower Complaints and Dissent Memoranda Regarding Jan. 6, 2021

August 19, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking whistleblower complaints and dissent memoranda, including ethics or whistleblower complaints, related to the attack on the Capitol building, submitted to the relevant agency offices.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Records Related to Conference Call Concerning Public Events Planned for Jan. 6, 2021

August 19, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking records related to a conference call convened by Acting Secretary of Defense Chris Miller on Jan. 4, 2021, regarding public events planned for Jan. 6, 2021, at the U.S. Capitol and the National Mall.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Officials’ Communications, Directives, and Call Logs Around Jan. 6, 2021

August 19, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking high-ranking officials' communications, directives, and call logs on or around Jan. 6, 2021, related to the attack on the U.S. Capitol. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the roles that senior officials played during the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol building.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Agency Officials’ Communications from Jan. 6, 2021

August 19, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking top officials' communications from Jan. 6, 2021. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the roles that senior officials played during the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol building.

DOI Calendars of Senior Political Appointees Scott Hommel, Vincent DeVito, Andrea Travnicek, and Rick May

June 24, 2021
Department of Interior records in response to American Oversight's request for calendars of senior political appointees at the agency. These calendars include entries from March 2017 through February 2019.

In the Documents: Covid-19’s Spread in Bureau of Indian Education Schools

June 14, 2021
American Oversight has obtained detailed statistics of Covid-19 cases and deaths among employees in certain BIE schools during 2020.