Entity: Department of Transportation

FOIA to DOT Seeking Updated Calendars for Senior Staff Officials

October 17, 2018
FOIA to DOT seeking updated calendars for Elaine Chao, Jeff Rosen, Geoff Burr, Doug Simon, Tamara Somerville, and Allison Moore.

FAA Records of Aircraft Use by Trump Administration Officials

September 19, 2018
Records from the Federal Aviation Administration showing the use of specific FAA aircraft by administration officials, including Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, FEMA Administrator Brock Long, and former FAA Administrator Michael Huerta.

FOIA to DOT Seeking Communications with or Regarding Concerned Veterans for America

August 23, 2018
FOIA to DOT seeking communications with or regarding Concerned Veterans for America to shed light on whether or not Concerned Veterans for America is having on wide-ranging policy discussions that affect millions of Americans, as well as influence of private individuals with connections to the president on federal government actions and policies.

Department of Transportation Oaths of Office

August 22, 2018
Records from the Department of Transportation of oaths of office employees had to take prior to employment at the agency.

Department of Transportation Political Appointee Resumes

August 10, 2018
Department of Transportation resumes and SF-50 forms seeking political appointees that have been at the agency since April 12, 2017. This is the agency's final response to a baseline request.

Watchdog Sues for Emails Between DOT Secretary Chao and Senator Mitch McConnell

May 31, 2018
American Oversight today filed a lawsuit to obtain emails and other communications between the Department of Transportation (DOT) and Senator Mitch McConnell’s office.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOT – DOT and McConnell Communications

May 31, 2018
American Oversight today filed a lawsuit to obtain emails and other communications between the Department of Transportation (DOT) and Senator Mitch McConnell’s office.

No Records Response from FHWA Regarding Environmental Impact Policy

May 7, 2018
No records response in response to our request for communications between the Federal Highway Administration and employees of the Executive Office of the President regarding changes to the National Environmental Policy.

No Records Response From FHWA Regarding Trump Administration’s Infrastructure Plan

May 4, 2018
No records response from FHWA regarding the Trump administration infrastructure plan in response to our request for outside communications with developers.

New Lawsuit Seeks Records of Trump Cabinet Air Travel on Government Jets

April 6, 2018
American Oversight today filed a lawsuit to uncover records of senior Trump administration officials’ use of taxpayer-funded travel on government-owned aircraft.