Entity: Department of Veterans Affairs

VA Records Related to “Red Dawn” Email String

May 20, 2021
Records from the Department of Veterans Affairs received in response to American Oversight’s request for a complete copy of the “Red Dawn” email chain.

Veterans Affairs Documents Provide Glimpse Into Agency’s Early Struggles

April 14, 2021
American Oversight obtained additional documents that show the agency’s handling of the pandemic last spring.

VA Calendar Records for Senior Officials During the Spread of Covid-19

March 25, 2021
Records from the Department of Veterans Affairs in response to American Oversight's request for calendar records fo top officials during the early spread of the coronavirus.

VA Communications Related to Prescription Delivery Delays

March 17, 2021
Records from the Department of Veterans Affairs in response to American Oversight's request for communications about prescription delivery delays due to operational changes at the U.S. Postal Service.

VA Records of Coronavirus-Related Communications and Calendar Entries for Secretary Wilkie from Spring 2020

February 21, 2021
Records from the Department of Veterans Affairs released in response to American Oversight's request for all daily briefings and situation reports prepared for leadership officials regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. These records include calendars and communications for Secretary Robert Wilkie from February to March 2020.

VA Emails Sent to Powers Regarding House Staffer who Reported Sexual Assault

February 2, 2021
Record from the Department of Veterans' Affairs, in response to American Oversight's request for email communications to VA Chief of Staff Pamela Powers regarding House staffer who reported sexual assault. These records are heavily redacted.

Investigations Update: State and Local Officials Involved in Capitol Attack

January 26, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the events leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, including the involvement of state attorneys general and local government officials.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Concerning Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

January 21, 2021
FOIA records request to multiple agencies seeking SF-50s for political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from the Office of Personnel Management regarding passing over preference eligibles.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

VA Select Email Communications with CVA

December 23, 2020
Email communications in response to American Oversight's request for communications between select VA officials and employees of Concerned Veterans for America.