Entity: Department of Veterans Affairs

The Latest in Our Lawsuit to Force the VA to Recover Shulkin’s Emails Sent Using Personal Account

November 15, 2019
A federal judge declined to grant the government’s motion to dismiss American Oversight’s lawsuit against the VA for failing to recover the former secretary’s official emails sent from personal accounts.
Former VA Secretary David Shulkin

No Records Response from OSVA Regarding Communications with the White House About Spravato

November 1, 2019
The Office of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records of communications with the White House about Spravato.

No Records Response from VA regarding Communications with Campaign Interests

October 31, 2019
The Department of Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records of communications with Trump campaign interests.

No Records Response from VA Regarding Communications With Mar-a-Lago Trio

October 30, 2019
The Department of Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records of communications with the Mar-a-Lago Trio.

VA Records Regarding Concerned Veterans of America

October 15, 2019
Veterans Affairs documents in response to our FOIA request seeking records related to Concerned Veterans for America.

No Records Response From VA Regarding Administration Holdovers

September 24, 2019
Various offices in the Department of Veterans Affairs stated that they had no records of email communications regarding holdovers from the previous administration.

NRR from VA Regarding Records Communications with White House Counsel Staff Concerning Congressional Oversight

September 17, 2019
Department of the Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records of communications between the indicated VA political appointees and White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch. American Oversight sought all records reflecting communications between certain VA political appointees and White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

NRR from VA Regarding Communications Concerning Congressional Oversight of the Executive Branch

September 16, 2019
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) stated that it had no records of communications between the indicated VA political appointees and indicated White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch. American Oversight sought all records reflecting communications between certain VA political appointees and certain White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

No Records Response from VA Regarding White House Council Communications with White House Council staff

September 13, 2019
The Department of Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications with White House council staff.

News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions

September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
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