Entity: HHS - Food and Drug Administration

Pfizer’s Big Vaccine Announcement

November 13, 2020
This week, Pfizer and its partner BioNTech became the first company to release positive results from a late-stage coronavirus vaccine trial.

Complaint: American Oversight v. HHS, FDA, and CMS – High-Ranking Officials’ Text Messages Related to Covid-19

November 13, 2020
American Oversight lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services seeking the release of high-ranking officials’ text messages related to Covid-19.

Covid-19 Oversight News: The Pandemic Surges, Dubious Tests and Treatments, and Change on the Horizon

November 9, 2020
For the latest news on the pandemic, as well as updates on various oversight investigations, sign up for our weekly Covid-19 Oversight News email.

In the Documents: White House Pandemic Communications Efforts

November 2, 2020
Since the early days of the pandemic, the White House has often exhibited more apparent concern with managing public relations than with controlling the virus.

Investigations Update: Poll Watchers, Vaccine Communications, and Continued Political Interference in Pandemic Response

October 27, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into state elections operations, political interference in the pandemic response, and the executive order to cease federal diversity and inclusion training.

Covid-19 Oversight News: FDA Resistance, CDC Guidelines, and Avoidable Tragedy

October 26, 2020
For the latest news on the pandemic, as well as updates on various oversight investigations, sign up for our weekly Covid-19 Oversight News email.

News Roundup: Pompeo’s Emails and Barrett’s Nomination

October 22, 2020
If there were any hopes that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would, after having been accused of Hatch Act violations this summer, tone down his political activities as the election drew nearer, his recent pledge to release the emails of former Secretary Hillary Clinton has put those expectations to rest.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications and Guidance Regarding Coronavirus Ad Blitz

October 21, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking communications and guidance provided to contractors regarding a coronavirus ad campaign.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications with Pfizer About Potential Covid-19 Vaccine

October 21, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking communications with Pfizer about a potential Covid-19 vaccine.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications and Guidance Regarding Covid-19 Ad Blitz

October 21, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking guidance provided to contractors regarding a coronavirus ad campaign.