Entity: HHS - Food and Drug Administration

News Roundup: The Rules That (Don’t) Apply

August 27, 2020
There are the rules followed by President Trump and those closest to him, and then there are the rules that apply to everyone else.

Investigations Update: Postal Service Sabotage, Covid-19 Operation Warp Speed, and Portland Protest Deployment Costs

August 18, 2020
See the latest in our investigations of the Trump administration's attacks on the U.S. Postal Service, the struggling federal response to the coronavirus pandemic, and the taxpayer resources used to deploy federal agents to suppress racial justice protests in Portland.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications with Leadership of Operation Warp Speed

August 10, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration seeking communications with the leadership of Operation Warp Speed. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the administration’s approach to developing, reviewing, and distributing vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus.

Investigations Update: ‘Burrowing In,’ Voter Fraud Task Forces, and Federal Law Enforcement

July 28, 2020
Our latest investigations into political appointees moving to permanent positions, the designation of "antifa" as a terrorist group, and state-level voter fraud task forces.

No Records Response from HHS for Communications Regarding Self-Managed Abortion

July 28, 2020
The Department of Health and Human Services stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications regarding self-managed abortion.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Senior Officials’ Calendars

July 27, 2020
FOIA to the Food and Drug Administration seeking senior officials' calendars.

Investigations Update: Trump Administration’s Occupation of Portland, CDC Hospital Data, and the Republican Convention

July 21, 2020
Our latest investigations into allegations of misconduct at the State Department, the federal occupation of U.S. cities, and the ongoing response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf gives an interview on July 16 in Las Vegas

Records Request to FDA Seeking Emails with Surveillance Companies Regarding Covid-19

July 17, 2020
FOIA request to the Food and Drug Administration asking for communications and guidance documents concerning surveillance companies and Covid-19.

No Records Response from FDA for Communications Between Judith McMeekin, Associate Commissioner for Regulatory Affairs, and Private Labs

July 6, 2020
The Food and Drug Administration stated it had no records of communications between Judith McMeekin, associate commissioner for regulatory affairs, and private labs.

The Federal Government’s Latest Attempt to Delay the Release of Coronavirus Documents

June 23, 2020
Federal agencies have indicated they are attempting to delay the release of records related to White House efforts to control information — for up to two years.