Entity: Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Communications with Ballad Partners

September 18, 2020
Records from the Environmental Protection agency in response to American Oversight's request for communications between representatives of the lobbying firm Ballard Partners and Trump administration appointees.

EPA Records Regarding Konkus Grant Decisions and External Communications

September 9, 2020
Records from the Environmental Protection Agency in response to American Oversight's request for former EPA official John Konkus’ ability to review grant solicitations and seeking information related to his external communications.

No Records Response from EPA Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

August 31, 2020
The Environmental Protection Agency stated that it had records responsive to American Oversight's request for the SF-50s of political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from OPM regarding passing over preference eligibles.

Investigations Update: ‘Burrowing In,’ Voter Fraud Task Forces, and Federal Law Enforcement

July 28, 2020
Our latest investigations into political appointees moving to permanent positions, the designation of "antifa" as a terrorist group, and state-level voter fraud task forces.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies for Calendars of Senior Officials During Spread of Coronavirus

July 28, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking the calendars of top officials during the early spread of coronavirus through the United States.

EPA Records Regarding FOIA Request Processing

July 27, 2020
In response to our request for records pertaining to a June 2018 letter sent by House Oversight Committee Chair Elijah Cummings to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt regarding the processing of FOIA requests, EPA produced a letter from its Principal Deputy General Counsel addressed to Representative Cummings.

No Records Response from EPA Regarding Risks to Superfund Sites Due to Climate Change

July 21, 2020
The Environmental Protection Agency stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records regarding the risks posed to Superfund sites by climate change.

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

July 20, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking SF-50s for political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from OPM regarding passing over preference eligibles.

EPA Communications Regarding FOIA Processing

June 26, 2020
Records from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in response to American Oversight's request for communications concerning the involvement of certain senior EPA officials in the processing of FOIA requests.