Entity: Department of Veterans Affairs

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.

News Roundup: Rising Coronavirus Fears and Sinking Public Trust

March 6, 2020
The uncertainty and fear surrounding the coronavirus have laid bare the deadly consequences of President Donald Trump’s demand for obsequious loyalty and a refusal to take responsibility for mistakes.

FOIA to VA Seeking Emails with White House Officials Involved in Coronavirus Response

March 5, 2020
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) seeking all email communications between agency and White House officials involved in the federal government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to VHA Seeking Emails with White House Officials Involved in Coronavirus Response

March 5, 2020
FOIA to the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) seeking all email communications between agency and White House officials involved in the federal government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Coronavirus Daily Briefings and Situation Reports

March 4, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking all daily briefings and situation reports prepared for leadership officials regarding the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Coronavirus Talking Points and Background Materials

March 4, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking all final talking points or background materials prepared for any congressional briefings or hearings or press engagements by leadership officials regarding the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIAs to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications Regarding White House Efforts to Retaliate Against Officials Based on Political Loyalty

February 25, 2020
FOIAs to multiple agencies seeking communications of White House liaisons regarding any efforts to target officials based on perceptions of insufficient political loyalty to the president.

News Roundup: Presidential War Powers and New Impeachment Documents

January 10, 2020
A lot has happened during the first week of 2020 — including the release of new Ukraine-related documents.

FOIA to VA Seeking Communications Between Select Officials and Representatives of Concerned Veterans for America

January 3, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) seeking communications between select VA officials and employees of Concerned Veterans for America and others with reported influence within the Department.

VA Records of Secretary Shulkin’s Personal Emails Concerning Agency Business

November 22, 2019
Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs reflecting personal email use for official agency business and communications.