Entity: Department of the Interior

FOIA to DOI BOEM Regarding Zinke’s Offshore Plans and States Seeking Exemption

March 9, 2018
FOIA to DOI-BOEM regarding Zinke's offshore drilling plans seeking communications with states that are also seeking to be exempt like Florida. These states also have upcoming gubernatorial elections.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Agencies – Senior Official Calendars

March 8, 2018
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight seeking calendars for senior political appointees at Commerce, Education, EPA, DOE, DHS, Interior, Labor, DOT, HHS, HUD, SBA, State, Treasury, and USDA.

BOEM Emails Regarding Offshore Drilling

February 22, 2018
Emails and other communications from BOEM regarding Secretary Zinke's announcement to exempt Florida from his offshore drilling plan.

Records From DOI Communications With the Tohono O’odham Nation

February 2, 2018
Documents from DOI in response to our FOIA request for: communications with the Tohono O'odham Nation or the Nation's representatives; internal documents regarding the Tohono O'odham Nation; and all reports or analyses regarding sovereign tribal land and the construction of a barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border

FOIA to Multiple Entities Seeking Oaths of Office

January 19, 2018
FOIA to multiple entities seeking oaths of office.

FOIA to DOI Regarding Offshore Drilling

January 18, 2018
FOIA to DOI regarding offshore drilling and the influences on the administration’s decisions regarding whether and where offshore drilling would be allowed. American Oversight is seeking communications between upper-level individuals.

FOIA to DOI-BOEM Regarding Offshore Drilling

January 18, 2018
FOIA to DOI-BOEM regarding offshore drilling and the influences on the administration’s decisions regarding whether and where offshore drilling would be allowed. American Oversight is seeking related communications.

FOIA to Interior for Updated Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

November 28, 2017
Updated FOIA request to Interior seeking resumes and job titles for political appointees hired by President Trump after March 13th, 2017. This FOIA updates a previous request submitted by American Oversight seeking this information. 

Lola Zinke Travel Records

November 16, 2017
Briefing books and emails from the Department of the Interior related to Secretary Ryan Zinke’s wife’s travel on official government business. These records were obtained in response to a FOIA lawsuit filed by American Oversight on behalf of Western Values Project.

American Oversight Statement Regarding DOI Report on Zinke Travel

November 16, 2017
American Oversight's statement on the Washington Post report that revealed that the Department of the Interior’s Inspector General has found that poor record keeping by Secretary Zinke has hampered their ongoing investigation into multiple facets of his travel, including his mixing of political events with government business, as well as the frequent presence of his wife, Lola Zinke, on official trips.