Entity: General Services Administration

News Roundup: Above the Law

May 3, 2019
From his mixing of business with public service to his resistance to congressional investigations, Trump and his administration have been operating as if they are above the law.

GSA Records of Communications with Trump Business and Family Regarding the Government Shutdown and the Trump Hotel in DC

May 1, 2019
General Services Administration records of agency communications with the Trump Organization and family about the effect of the government shutdown of early 2017 on operations at the Trump Old Post Office Hotel in Washington, DC. This production includes communications sent from the Trump Organization to GSA with regular financial statements. The production does not include the actual financial statements.

GSA Records of Communications Regarding the Government Shutdown and the Trump Hotel in DC

May 1, 2019
General Services Administration records of agency communications about the effect of the government shutdown of early 2017 on operations at the Trump Old Post Office Hotel in Washington, DC. These records include the lease terms of the hotel and some agency communications with the Hill regarding the shutdown.

No Records Response from GSA Regarding the Funding of the Old Post Office Tower During the Shutdown

May 1, 2019
General Services Administration stated that it has no records regarding how the Old Post Office was funded during the 35-day government shutdown.

News Roundup: Turning to the Courts

April 5, 2019
The Trump administration has proved uniquely uncooperative with Congress’ requests. This week, House committees exercised their subpoena power.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Communications with Ivanka Trump

March 29, 2019
FOIA to GSA seeking communications between specified agency officials and Ivanka Trump.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Communications with Ivanka Trump

March 29, 2019
FOIA to GSA seeking communications between specified agency officials and Ivanka Trump.

No Records response form GSA regarding communications with the Trump Organization during the government shutdown

March 6, 2019
No records response from the General Services Administration in response to our request for communications with anyone at the Trump Organization during the government shutdown. American Oversight sought these communications because access to the tower in the Old Post Office Hotel remained open during the government shutdown.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Data Submitted for Senior Federal Travel Reports

February 13, 2019
FOIA to the General Services Administration seeking Senior Federal Travel data provided by agencies. Agencies must report data semi-annually for travel by senior federal officials and non-federal travelers who fly aboard their aircraft. This request seeks data submitted to GSA in 2018, and follows up on a similar request American Oversight filed in November 2017.

Complaint: American Oversight v. GSA and NPS – Old Post Office Funding

February 5, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit filed against General Services Administration and the National Park Service to shed light on the decision to use federal funding to re-open the Old Post Office Tower during the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.