Entity: Department of Veterans Affairs

FOIA to VA Seeking Calendars of Officials in Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives

July 30, 2019
FOIA to Veterans Affairs seeking calendars of officials in the Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiatives, including Director Stephen Dillard and Deputy Director Conrad Washington.

News Roundup: Mueller Speaks

July 26, 2019
Special Counsel Robert Mueller made his long-awaited and much-anticipated appearance before Congress on Wednesday.

FOIA to HHS, VA, and DOD Asking for Documents Used to Screen Prospective Members to Federal Pain Management Task Force for Conflicts

July 22, 2019
FOIA to HHS, VA, and DOD asking for any documents reflecting guidance or criteria for screening prospective members to the Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force for conflicts of interest.

FOIA to VA and DOD Seeking Nomination Materials and Ethics Guidance for Members Appointed to Federal Pain Management Task Force

July 22, 2019
FOIA to VA and DOD seeking nomination materials and ethics guidance for members appointed to the Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force, including any applicable decisions memos, resumes and nomination letters, financial disclosure reports, conflicts or ethics waivers, and recusal determinations.

FOIA to VHA and VA Seeking Communications Between Member of Pain Management Task Force and Drug and Device Manufactures

July 22, 2019
FOIA to Veterans Health Administration and VA seeking email communications between Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force member and drug and device manufacturers.

FOIA to VA Seeking Communications with White House Officials Regarding Congressional Oversight

July 19, 2019
FOIA to the Veterans Affairs for communications with White House officials regarding congressional oversight of the executive branch.

No Records Response from VA Regarding Communications with Ivanka Trump’s Personal Email

July 19, 2019
No records response from Veterans Affairs in response to our FOIA seeking communications with Ivanka Trump's personal email account.

FOIA to VA Requesting Former Secretary Shulkin’s Personal Emails Concerning Agency Business

July 2, 2019
FOIA to VA Seeking all personal emails of former Secretary Shulkin concerning government business. American Oversight obtained records showing that Shulkin used his personal accounts for official communications.

News Roundup: Setbacks for Freedom of Information

June 28, 2019
Supreme Court decisions, limits on FOIA, and Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's D.C. landlord.
(Photo: Paul A. Fagan)

No Records Response from VA Regarding Letters, Memos, Articles Annotated by Trump

June 24, 2019
The Department of Veterans Affairs stated that it had no records of letters, news articles, forwarded articles, memos, or any other record bearing a handwritten annotation by President Donald Trump belonging to Secretary Robert Wilkie or former Secretary David Shulkin.