Entity: Department of the Interior

FOIA to DOI Seeking Communications Regarding Old Post Office Tower and Government Shutdown

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking communications of Acting Secretary Bernhardt or anyone acting on his behalf regarding the operations of the Old Post Office Tower during the partial government shutdown that commenced on December 22, 2018.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Records Regarding Funding of the Old Post Office Tower During the Government Shutdown

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking records regarding the source of funds for the operation of the Old Post Office Tower during the government shutdown that began on December 22, 2018, as well as records of any legal analysis of how the lapse in appropriations would impact those operations.

FOIA to DOI Seeking December 2018 Communications with Trump Organization

January 3, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking communications between Acting Secretary Bernhardt and the Trump Organization on or after December 15, 2018. The request seeks to learn whether DOI officials communicated with the Trump Organization about the operations of the Old Post Office Tower during the partial government shutdown that began on December 22, 2018.

FOIA to Interior Seeking Communications In Light of Hatch Act Guidance

December 20, 2018
FOIA to Interior seeking communications containing pro-Trump phrases to determine if the OSC's new Hatch Act guidance, which prohibits discussions of impeachment and resistance, also applies to pro-Trump speech.

FOIA to Interior Seeking Zinke’s Tweet about Rep. Grijalva

December 19, 2018
FOIA to Interior seeking communications regarding Zinke's claims about Rep. Grijalva on Twitter.

NPS Records Regarding Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

December 18, 2018
National Park Service records to our request for records related to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. This production includes mostly press clips.

Our Unanswered Ryan Zinke Questions

December 17, 2018
Interior Secretary Zinke may have timed his departure to avoid facing scrutiny from the next Congress, but American Oversight’s investigation isn’t going anywhere.

Statement on Ryan Zinke’s Departure from Interior Department

December 15, 2018
"For all his feigned swagger, Ryan Zinke lacked the courage or integrity to face accountability, skipping town as soon as he faced scrutiny," said Austin Evers, Executive Director of American Oversight.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

BSEE Communications Between Scott Angelle and the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association

December 13, 2018
Department of Interior's Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement records of communications between BSEE Director Scott Angelle and the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Congressional Communications Regarding the Endangered Species Act

December 6, 2018
FOIA to Interior seeking communications with Congress regarding the Endangered Species Act.