FOIA to Veterans Affairs seeking all electronic messages from personal devices for Secretary Wilkie concerning government business after American Oversight obtained records showing that Wilkie used his personal accounts for official communications.
Records from the Department of Veterans Affairs in response to American Oversight's request for instructions by former Secretary Shulkin or former Acting Secretary O’Rourke directing subordinates to use personal email accounts for official communications or otherwise providing personal contact information.
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.
The Department of Veterans Affairs stated that it is withholding records responsive to American Oversight's request for all final talking points or background materials prepared for any congressional briefings or hearings or press engagements by leadership officials regarding the coronavirus outbreak.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) stated it had no records in response to our request for text messages or similar messages of Secretary Robert Wilkie or Chief of Staff Powers regarding the allegations of sexual harassment made by House staffer Andrea Goldstein at a VA hospital.
Records from the Veterans Health Administration in response to American Oversight's request for directives regarding the treatment of coronavirus, including the use of ventilators and personal protective equipment in VA hospitals.