Entity: Federal Communications Commission

Investigations Update: Operation Legend, Crossfire Hurricane, and the Rush for a Coronavirus Vaccine

September 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s politicized Operation Legend, the rush for school reopenings and a Covid-19 vaccine, and partisan FBI responses to congressional requests.

No Records Response from FCC Regarding 2020 Economic Report of the President

August 5, 2020
The Federal Communications Commission stated it had no records in response to our request for communications from top officials pertaining to the 2020 Economic Report of the President, which included estimates of the supposed economic benefits of repealing net neutrality.

No Records Response from FCC Regarding White House Communications

August 5, 2020
The Federal Communications Commission stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between top officials and representatives of the White House or Council of Economic Advisors for the time period spanning February 13, 2020 to February 28, 2020.

FCC Records of Communications with Facebook

June 5, 2020
Records from the Federal Communications Commission reflecting emails and meetings with representatives or employees of Facebook.

No Records Response from FCC Regarding Communications Between Sinclair Lobbyist Rob Wasinger

April 30, 2020
The Federal Communications Commission stated it had no records in response to our request for communications between Sinclar lobbyist Rob Wasinger and any political appointee in the ChairmanÕs Office or the CommissionersÕ Offices.

News Roundup: Testing, Messaging and Missed Chances

March 20, 2020
The Trump administration’s early mismanagement of the novel coronavirus outbreak has put thousands of lives in danger.

FOIA to FCC Seeking Communications Regarding the February 2020 Economic Report of the President

March 16, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Communications Commission seeking sent communications regarding the February Economic Report of the President.

FOIA to FCC Seeking Communications with the White House Office

March 16, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Communications Commission seeking communications with the White House Office around the time of the February Economic Report of the President.

News Roundup: Evidence of Obstruction

January 24, 2020
We uncovered emails revealing new details about the Ukraine scandal, and the next day, they were on the Senate floor in the impeachment trial.
Representative Jason Crow holds up a heavily-redacted email from the Office of Management and Budget during the Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday

FOIA to FCC Seeking Communications with Rivada Networks

January 22, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Communications Commission seeking communications with Rivada Networks and other specific external individuals and groups, including Peter Thiel and Newt Gingrich.