Entity: Department of Transportation

News Roundup: All Eyes on the Mueller Report

April 19, 2019
It's (almost) all about the Mueller report.

FOIA to DOT Seeking Records Related to the Boeing 747-8

April 18, 2019
FOIA to DOT seeking communications with Boeing representatives, communications containing key terms related to the Boeing 747-8, complaints related to the Boeing 747-8, and other records that may concern Boeing's influence on the agency or safety concerns regarding the 747-8.

FOIA to the Department of Transportation Seeking Appointee Titles and Positions

April 9, 2019
FOIA to DOT's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration seeking titles and positions for appointees who have joined the agency since January 20, 2017.

News Roundup: Turning to the Courts

April 5, 2019
The Trump administration has proved uniquely uncooperative with Congress’ requests. This week, House committees exercised their subpoena power.

FOIA to DOT Seeking Records Related to Safety Issues with the Boeing 737 Max 8

April 4, 2019
FOIA to DOT seeking communications with Boeing representatives, communications containing key terms related to the Boeing 737 Max 8, complaints related to the Boeing 737 Max 8, and other records that may concern Boeing's influence on the agency or safety concerns regarding the 737 Max 8.

Emails Reveal Elaine Chao’s ‘Special’ Treatment of Kentucky-Specific Requests

February 19, 2019
We obtained records revealing that Elaine Chao met multiple times with Kentucky politicians and business leaders in response to requests from the office of her husband, Mitch McConnell.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Ballard Partners

February 14, 2019
FOIA Request to multiple agencies lobbied by lobbying firm Ballard Partners seeking communications with Trump administration political appointees. Florida-based Ballard Partners has grown rapidly due to its connections with the Trump administration, and this request seeks to uncover Ballard's influence on the administration.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records of Reimbursements Prior to the Government Shutdown

February 7, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records of reimbursements given to appointees to expenses such as payments associated with travel, housing, the cost of government transportation, airfare, lodging, meals, per diem payments, rental vehicles, overtime payments, or any payments made via government-issued charge cards or travel from before the 35-day government shutdown.

FOIA to DOT Seeking Communications with C. Boyden Gray

February 4, 2019
FOIA to Department of Transportation seeking communications between top officials and influential Republican donor and lobbyist C. Boyden Gray

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records of Reimbursements During the Government Shutdown

January 28, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records of reimbursements given to appointees to expenses such as payments associated with travel, housing, the cost of government transportation, airfare, lodging, meals, per diem payments, rental vehicles, overtime payments, or any payments made via government-issued charge cards or travel during the government shutdown.