Entity: Department of Transportation

FOIA to DOT Seeking SF-50s of New OIG Employees

June 15, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Transportation seeking SF-50s of new Office of Inspector General employees.

News Roundup: Trump and Barr Unleash Attack on Protesters — and the Constitution

June 5, 2020
The irony of protests against police brutality being met with violent escalation by law enforcement is perhaps matched only by the authoritarianism of the president and attorney general. 
(Photo: Ted Eytan)

FOIA to FAA Seeking Records Regarding the Authorization for Low-Flying Maneuvers in Washington, D.C.

June 3, 2020
FOIA to the Federal Aviation Administration seeking records regarding authorization for the U.S. military to employ military helicopters against protesters in Washington, D.C., including through the use of low-flying maneuvers in between city buildings.

News Roundup: The Subversion of Justice at the Justice Department

May 15, 2020
From investigations into the president’s perceived enemies to interference in the criminal cases of Trump allies like Flynn and Roger Stone, the ongoing politicization of the department is a dangerous threat to the rule of law.

FOIA to DOT for Calendars of Officials involved in Auto Emission Standards Regulations

May 14, 2020
FOIA to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) seeking calendars of officials involved in the rollback of Auto Emission Standards Regulations.

FOIA to DOT External Emails Related to Auto Emission Standards Regulations

May 14, 2020
FOIA to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) seeking external email records about the rollback of Auto Emission Standards Regulations.

FOIA to DOT for Communications with the White House Related to Auto Emission Standards Regulations and A “Phantom Vehicle Problem”

May 14, 2020
FOIA to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Seeking Communications with the White House about the rollback of Auto Emission Standards Regulations, and emails about the “Phantom Vehicle Problem.”

FOIA to DOT for Communications Sent by Jeffrey Rosen Concerning A “Phantom Vehicle Problem”

May 14, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Transportation seeking communications sent by former Deputy Secretary of Transportation Jeffrey Rosen concerning a "Phantom Vehicle Problem.”

DOT Calendar Entries for Todd Inman from Jan. 2017 to July 2019

May 11, 2020
Records from the Department of Transportation in response to American Oversight's request for the calendars of J. Todd Inman, a DOT official and Elaine Chao's point person on Kentucky. These calendar records span from January 2017 to Jul 2019.

An Update on American Oversight’s Coronavirus Investigation

March 20, 2020
American Oversight has filed dozens of FOIA requests across the federal government and in several states as we look into the Trump administration’s mismanaged response to the coronavirus outbreak.
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