Entity: Department of the Interior

FOIA to CDC and DOI Seeking Communications with South Dakota Governor’s Office

March 22, 2021
FOIA request to the Centers of Disease Control and the Department of the Interior seeking communication with the South Dakota Governor's Office.

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

February 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.

Campaign Against Corporate Complicity Cautions Previous Lobbying Firm and Clients of Former Secretary Bernhardt

February 11, 2021
In a letter, the campaign cited Bernhardt's role in spreading misinformation about the June 2020 assault on peaceful protesters near the White House.

Records from DOI Regarding Ryan Zinke’s Communications and Travel

February 5, 2021
Records from the Department of the Interior (DOI) regarding Ryan Zinke's leadership during his tenure as DOI Secretary, including communications, travel documents, or any other records related to his conduct while in office. These records were obtained through a lawsuit filed with Western Values Project.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

FOIA Request Seeking National Park Service Apprehension Data by Race

January 15, 2021
FOIA records request to the National Park Service seeking records reflecting apprehension data by race, ethnicity, age, and location.

FOIA Request to DOI Seeking Secretary Bernhardt’s Communications with Michael Ingram

January 15, 2021
FOIA records request to the U.S. Department of the Interior seeking Secretary David BernhardtÕs communications with developer Michael Ingram or about the Villages at Vigneto project.

FOIA to OPM and DCHD Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

January 15, 2021
FOIA request to the Office of Personnel Management and the Department of the Interior's Departmental Cases Hearings Division seeking records for political appointees converting to career status, including resumes and SF-50 forms.

FOIA to OPM and IBLA Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

January 15, 2021
FOIA request to the Office of Personnel Management and the Department of the Interior's Interior Board of Land Appeals seeking records for political appointees converting to career status, including resumes and SF-50 forms.

FOIA to NPS for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

January 11, 2021
FOIA records request to the National Parks Service seeking communications and directives about the events at the U.S Capitol during the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.