Entity: Federal Bureau of Investigation

Celebrating Government Transparency This Fourth of July

July 4, 2019
As Trump attempts to turn what has traditionally been a nonpartisan celebration into a party for donors, we're celebrating the power that an informed public can have in a democracy.

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)

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Guidance Regarding Congressional Oversight Requests and Subpoenas

June 10, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking guidance from the White House or agency leadership regarding the agency's responses to congressional oversight requests and subpoenas.

News Roundup: Congressional Hearing Shows and No-Shows

May 24, 2019
Ben Carson, Diane Auer Jones, and Don McGahn's empty chair
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

FBI Records of Tips Involving Brett Kavanaugh

May 6, 2019
Federal Bureau of Investigation records involving tips related to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. These records were not responsive to American Oversight's original FOIA request but were produced to us after being given to other requesters.

New Lawsuit Seeks Details of White House, Trump Organization Involvement in FBI Headquarters Decision

October 23, 2018
American Oversight today filed a suite of lawsuits to uncover the role that President Trump and the Trump Organization played in reversing a long-time plan to relocate the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) headquarters outside of Washington, DC. In its current location at the J. Edgar Hoover building, FBI headquarters sits a block away from the Trump International Hotel.

Complaint: American Oversight v. FBI – FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed on behalf of American Oversight against the FBI seeking communications regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ, FBI, OMB, and GSA – White House Meetings Regarding FBI Headquarters

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against DOJ, FBI, OMB, and GSA seeking records of White House meetings regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

FBI Response Regarding Request for Kushner’s Signature Pages

June 5, 2018
Federal Bureau of Investigation response to request for the signature page of each of Jared Kushner's SF-86 forms. This response letter categorically denies the request on (b)(6) and (b)(7)(C) grounds.

FBI Response Regarding Request for Kushner’s Most Recent SF-86

June 5, 2018
Federal Bureau of Investigation response to request for the signature page of Jared Kushner's most recent SF-86. This response letter categorically denies the request on (b)(6) and (b)(7)(C) grounds.