Entity: Department of the Interior

DOI BSEE Final Response to Request about Government Studies of Pesticides

July 6, 2017
The Department of Interior, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement found no responsive records to American Oversight's FOIA request (DOI-17-0189) for communications regarding government studies of certain pesticides.

FOIA Request to Interior Department Government Studies of Pesticides

June 22, 2017
Communications regarding government studies of certain pesticides.

Watchdog Group Files Lawsuit on Trump Border Wall

June 16, 2017
Non-partisan ethics watchdog American Oversight today filed suit against the Trump administration to force the release of communications, documents, and plans related to the president’s proposed border wall.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS, DOI, OMB – Audit the Wall

June 16, 2017
Complaint filed by American Oversight seeking records from DHS, DOI, and OMB related to the construction of President Trump's proposed border wall along the U.S. Mexico border.

DOI Political Appointee Resumes

June 7, 2017
Resumes and job titles for political appointees at the Department of the Interior during the first months of the Trump administration in early 2017.

Statement on the Release of Lobbyist Ethics Waivers

June 7, 2017
The Office of Government Ethics today released ethics waivers from Trump administration appointees, documenting numerous potential conflicts of interest based on previous employment.

DOI Final Response to FOIA Request for Ethics Waivers Provided to Political Appointees

May 30, 2017
The Interior Department's response to American Oversight's FOIA request for ethics waivers provided to political appointees; records regarding the Office of Government Ethics request for information.

Watchdog Sues to Force Release of Ethics Waivers from Eight Trump Administration Agencies

May 17, 2017
Amid news reports that the Trump administration is attempting to block the release of ethics waivers given to former lobbyists working in the government, non-partisan watchdog American Oversight today sued to obtain copies of any ethics waivers issued by eight federal agencies.