Entity: Environmental Protection Agency

Records from EPA Regarding Congressional Oversight Requests and Subpoenas

July 18, 2019
Records from the Environmental Protection Agency in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding congressional oversight requests and subpoenas.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Any Contracts with Failed Nominees

July 17, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies to identify whether individuals nominated but not confirmed to high-level agency positions have contracts to perform the same or similar work for which they were unsuccessfully nominated.

EPA Communications with the American Chemistry Council, Chemours Company, and Holland & Knight

July 11, 2019
Environmental Protection Agency emails with the American Chemistry Council, Chemours Company, and Holland & Knight. These records contain discussion on Hexavalent Chromium, Formaldehyde IRIS assessment, and PFASs. American Oversight sought these records to determine if EPA political appointees held back a report on PFASs, a group of chemicals which can cause health issues.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Communications Relating to Pipeline Project Construction

July 10, 2019
FOIA to the Environmental Protection Agency seeking records relating to President Trump's executive order regarding new energy projects.

FOIA to EPA Regarding the SAFE Vehicles Rule

July 8, 2019
FOIA to EPA regarding the SAFE Vehicles Rule. This request seeks information regarding the factual support for this rule, as well as external communications and meetings between EPA political appointees and members and supporters of the oil industry.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Communications with Mandy Gunasekara

July 3, 2019
FOIA to EPA seeking communications with former EPA official Mandy Gunasekara, founder of the Energy 45 Fund.

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)

EPA Calendars of Senior Political Appointees for 2017 and 2018

June 25, 2019
Calendars of senior EPA political appointees including Reginald Allen, Nancy Beck, Brittany Bolen, Byron Brown, Kevin Chmielewski, Mike Flynn and Ryan Jackson.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Records Reflecting Communications Between the Agency and the White House Counsel Staff Regarding Congressional Oversight

June 24, 2019
FOIA to EPA seeking records reflecting communications between the agency and the White House Counsel staff regarding congressional oversight in light of the administration's unprecedented efforts to resist oversight.

No Records Response from EPA Office of Air and Energy Regarding Mercury Standards

June 11, 2019
The Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Air and Radiation stated that it had no records of communications with a list of outside stakeholders impacted by changes in the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS).