Entity: DOD - National Security Agency

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See the latest in our investigations into troubling appointments, Oklahoma’s withdrawn block grant waiver application, and the administration’s attempt to exclude undocumented immigrants from the census apportionment.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

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Flynn-Kislyak Transcripts

May 22, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking any transcripts of calls between Michael Flynn and Russian Ambassador Kislyak in December 2016.

Complaint: American Oversight v. CIA, NSA – Directives on Cooperation with Congress

April 17, 2020
American Oversight's lawsuit against the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency for any directives or guidance, from the White House or the agencies, seeking to limit cooperation with Congress.

News Roundup: Launching Our Investigation of Trump’s Authoritarian Purges

February 28, 2020
Loyalty over truth and political advantage over public service and safety are hallmarks of authoritarianism.

FOIA Seeking Directives Limiting NSA Cooperation with Congressional Committees

February 28, 2020
FOIA seeking directives from the White House or within NSA seeking to limit the agency’s cooperation with congressional inquiries.