Entity: Federal Communications Commission

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.

News Roundup: Beyond Impeachment — The Investigations Continue

December 20, 2019
There's plenty to investigate as we approach the end of 2019 — Ukraine-related and otherwise.

FOIA to FCC Seeking Communications with Facebook

December 19, 2019
FOIA request to the Federal Communications Commission seeking records reflecting communications between employees or representatives of Facebook and senior FCC officials and their staff.

FOIA to FCC Seeking Communications with Sinclair Lobbyist

December 19, 2019
FOIA request to the Federal Communications Commission seeking records reflecting communications between Rob Wasinger, a former aide on the Trump campaign and current lobbyist for Sinclair Broadcast Media, and political appointees.

Rejection from the FCC for Communications with Private Prison Companies and Their Lobbyists

September 17, 2019
The Federal Communications Commission rejected our request for records of communications with private prison companies, contractors profiting from detention and incarceration — and their lobbyists. This rejection is in response to a FOIA request that was filed in partnership with the non-profit advocacy organization Worth Rises.