Entity: Department of the Interior

FOIA to NPS Seeking Communications with the White House Regarding the Salute to America Event

July 8, 2019
FOIA to the National Park Service seeking communications with the Executive Office of the President regarding President Trump's Fourth of July event.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Information Regarding VIP Ticketing to the Salute to America Event

July 8, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Interior seeking information regarding ticketing and VIP attendees to President Trump's Fourth of July event.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Communications with Mandy Gunasekara

July 3, 2019
FOIA to DOI seeking communications with former EPA official Mandy Gunasekara, founder of the Energy 45 Fund.

News Roundup: Setbacks for Freedom of Information

June 28, 2019
Supreme Court decisions, limits on FOIA, and Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's D.C. landlord.
(Photo: Paul A. Fagan)

Lawsuit Seeks Records of Trump Family Influence over Minnesota Mining Project

June 25, 2019
American Oversight today sued for records related to the decision to renew the leases for a Chilean mining company headed by the family of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's landlord.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOI and USDA – Twin Metals

June 25, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of the Interior, the Bureau of Land Management, the Department of Agriculture, and the U.S. Forest Service seeking records related to the Twin Metals mining lease granted to Antofagasta in the Boundary Waters wilderness.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Records Reflecting Communications Between the Agency and the White House Counsel Staff Regarding Congressional Oversight

June 24, 2019
FOIA to Department of the Interior seeking records reflecting communications between the agency and the White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight in light of the administration's unprecedented efforts to resist oversight.

News Roundup: Hicks, Barr, Ross and Congressional Oversight

June 21, 2019
American Oversight is investigating the extent to which federal agencies are following the lead of the president in defying legislative branch oversight.

DOI Records of Communications Between David Bernhardt’s Staff and his Former Clients and Employers

June 19, 2019
Department of the Interior records of communications between staffers working for Interior Secretary David Bernhardt and entities that Bernhardt was recused from working with, including former employers and clients. These communications include the months before and after Bernhardt was confirmed as Deputy Secretary of the Interior.

DOI Records of Communications Between Bernhardt Staff and Congress

June 19, 2019
Department of Interior email communications in response to our FOIA seeking correspondence between senior officials and Congressional members and staff.