Entity: Department of the Treasury

Investigations Update: New Kentucky Voter Fraud Task Force Lawsuit, and Our Supreme Court Short List Investigation

September 23, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into Trump’s potential Supreme Court nominees, the CDC’s removal of updated Covid-19 guidelines, and foreign interference in U.S. elections.

News Roundup: Behind the Scenes at the Postal Service

September 17, 2020
The question of what has been going on at the U.S. Postal Service has been a subject of increasing concern as the election draws nearer and as Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s leadership remains mired in controversy.

New Reports Find Billions in CARES Act Funding Went to Companies with Histories of Misconduct

September 10, 2020
Reports from Good Jobs First and Congress highlight the importance of rigorous oversight of coronavirus relief programs.

Deputy Treasury Secretary Muzinich’s 2017 Calendars

September 8, 2020
Department of the Treasury calendar records for Deputy Treasury Secretary Justin Muzinich. This record is a response to American Oversight's request for calendars for Muzinich, Steven Mnuchin, Eli Miller, John Baylor Myers, and Alden Wood.

News Roundup: Sowing Confusion and Discord

September 3, 2020
The Trump administration is digging into its usual playbook of unsubstantiated claims and harmful messages.

Investigations Update: Attorney General Barr’s Conduct, Airline Industry Influence, and Trump’s Suggestion to Postpone the Election

August 25, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into William Barr’s politicization of the Justice Department and industry’s influence over pandemic relief fund allocation.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Communications with Top Trump Donors

August 20, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of the Treasury seeking communications between top officials and prominent donors to the Trump campaign or affiliated PACs.

No Records Response from Treasury Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

August 20, 2020
The Department of the Treasury stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for SF-50s of political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from OPM regarding passing over preference eligibles.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking March 2020 Communications with Airline Industry Representatives Regarding Covid-19

August 18, 2020
FOIA request seeking Department of the Treasury email communications with airline industry representatives in March 2020 regarding the coronavirus stimulus package.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Communications with Congress About Airline Industry Covid-19 Funds

August 18, 2020
FOIA request seeking the Department of the Treasury’s communications with Congress related to airlines and Covid-19 emergency relief funding.