Entity: DOD - National Security Agency

FOIA to NSA for Extremist Messages Sent on Internal Network on Jan. 6, 2021

June 1, 2022
FOIA request to the National Security Agency for extremist messages sent on an internal network on Jan. 6th, 2021.

NSA Records Released in Response to Request for Directives Limiting NSA Cooperation with Congressional Committees

June 22, 2021
Records released by the National Security Agency in response to American Oversight’s request and litigation for records seeking to limit the agency’s cooperation with congressional inquiries.

Investigations Update: State and Local Officials Involved in Capitol Attack

January 26, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the events leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, including the involvement of state attorneys general and local government officials.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

Letter to Multiple Agencies Concerning Federal Workers’ Whistleblower Rights

December 21, 2020
Government Accountability Project and American Oversight joint letter to 25 federal agencies concerning the whistleblower rights of federal workers and agency responsibility to inform them of their rights during presidential transitions of power.

Investigations Update: ‘Burrowing In,’ Medicaid Block Grants, and Pennsylvania County Election Certifications

December 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into troubling appointments, Oklahoma’s withdrawn block grant waiver application, and the administration’s attempt to exclude undocumented immigrants from the census apportionment.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Regarding New General Counsel Michael Ellis

November 17, 2020
FOIA to the Office of Personnel Management and the National Security Agency regarding appointment of Michael Ellis as general counsel of NSA.

Investigations Update: Covid-19 Medical Supplies Lawsuit, Rio Grande Valley Outbreak, and Operation Legend

August 11, 2020
The latest in our investigations of the Trump administration's pandemic coordination with states, the deployment of federal agents to cities, and other issues.
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Glomar Response from DOD Regarding Flynn-Kislyak Transcripts

June 24, 2020
The Department of Defense's National Security Agency provided a "Glomar" response, refusing to confirm or deny the existence of transcripts of calls between Michael Flynn and Russian Ambassador Kislyak in December 2016.

News Roundup: A Somber Week After Memorial Day

May 29, 2020
As states across the country enter various phases of “reopening,” sobering news about the federal government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic continues to emerge.