Entity: Federal Communications Commission

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.

News Roundup: Mueller Speaks

July 26, 2019
Special Counsel Robert Mueller made his long-awaited and much-anticipated appearance before Congress on Wednesday.

FOIA to FCC Seeking Communications with Private Prison Companies, Contractors Profiting from Detention and Incarceration, and Its Lobbyists

July 23, 2019
FOIA to the Federal Communications Commission seeking communications with private prison companies, contractors profiting from detention and incarceration, and their lobbyists. This FOIA request was filed in partnership with the non-profit advocacy organization Worth Rises.

FOIA to FCC Seeking New Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

January 18, 2019
FOIA to FCC seeking resumes, job titles, SF-50s, and ethics waivers for political appointees who joined the administration or were assigned to new positions after the date of American Oversight’s previous request for this information submitted in late 2017.

FCC Communications With AT&T

September 26, 2018
Federal Communications Commission political appointee communications with AT&T, including communications about the dinner Chairman Pai had with AT&T executive Bob Quinn on Feb. 27, 2017.

FCC Scheduler Emails With Outside Groups

September 12, 2018
Federal Communications Commission emails between Chairman Ajit Pai's scheduler Lori Alexiou and people outside of the government between November 2016 and April 2018.

No Records Response From FCC Regarding Communications with Michael Cohen and His Associates

August 30, 2018
No records response from FCC to our request for communications between any appointee and the following: Michael Cohen, Essential Consultants, Corey Lewandowski, Jason Osborne, Mike Rubino, Barry Bennett, Turnberry Solutions LLC, and Avenue Strategies.