Entity: HHS - Food and Drug Administration

FOIA to FDA Seeking Records Reflecting Communications Between Commissioner Hahn and White House Chief of Staff Meadows

December 17, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking records memorializing communications between Commissioner Stephen Hahn and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows from Dec.10th and 11th, 2020, in response to reporting that Meadows demanded HahnÕs resignation if FDA did not approve PfizerÕs COVID-19 vaccine by Dec. 11, 2020.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications Between Commissioner Hahn and White House Chief of Staff Meadows

December 17, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking communications between Commissioner Hahn and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows from Dec. 10th and 11th, 2020, in response to reporting that Meadows demanded HahnÕs resignation if FDA did not approve PfizerÕs COVID-19 vaccine by Dec. 11, 2020.

Covid-19 Oversight News: Vaccine Distribution Begins, CDC Record Preservation, and PPP Failures

December 14, 2020
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American Oversight Sues for Trump Administration Communications with Pfizer

December 9, 2020
The lawsuit was filed the same week as news outlets reported that over the summer the administration turned down an offer from Pfizer to purchase additional doses of its vaccine.

Complaint: American Oversight v. HHS, CDC, CMS, and FDA – Pfizer Communications About a Covid-19 Vaccine

December 9, 2020
American Oversight lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Food and Drug Administration seeking the release of agencies’ communications with the pharmaceutical company Pfizer regarding a Covid-19 vaccine.

Investigations Update: Preservation of White House Communications, Federally Deputized Portland Police, Trump Aide Banned from DOJ

December 8, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s compliance with document preservation laws, law enforcement’s response to social unrest, and Covid-19 precautions at the state level.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications of Key Agency Officials with White House

December 1, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking communications of key agency officials, including emails, attachments, complete email chains, text messages, and messages on electronic messaging platforms. American Oversight seeks these communications in order to create a broad historical record for evaluating politicization during the Trump administration.

Covid-19 Oversight News: Skyrocketing Cases, Planning for a Vaccine, and Supreme Court Ruling Against Pandemic Restrictions

November 30, 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.

FDA Coronavirus-Related Contract Records with Atlas Research

November 30, 2020
Contract records with Atlas Research from the Food and Drug Administration in response to American Oversight's request for guidance provided to contractors regarding a coronavirus ad campaign.

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.