Entity: Office of Management and Budget

OMB Records Regarding the Cost of Family Separations

April 30, 2019
Office of Management and Budget records received in response to our request for documents related to the costs of the Trump administration's family separation policy.

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 Multiple Agencies Seeking Records of Reimbursements Prior to the Government Shutdown

February 7, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking records of reimbursements given to appointees to expenses such as payments associated with travel, housing, the cost of government transportation, airfare, lodging, meals, per diem payments, rental vehicles, overtime payments, or any payments made via government-issued charge cards or travel from before the 35-day government shutdown.

Complaint: Lambda Legal v. OMB – Kavanaugh LGBTQ Records

September 4, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit on behalf of Lambda Legal, who is seeking records from Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh's time during the Bush administration working on LGBTQ-related issues.

Complaint: Allied Progress v. OMB and CFPB – Kraninger Records

July 25, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit representing Allied Progress, an organization suing to uncover the records related to CFPB nominee Kathy Kraninger.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Communications with the Heritage Foundation

July 17, 2018
FOIA to OMB seeking communications with the Heritage Foundation and the Foundation for Government Accountability regarding government reorganization.

OMB Congressional Communications Regarding Tax Reform

July 16, 2018
Obtained by American Oversight via FOIA litigation in our tax reform lawsuit. Record containing congressional communications regarding tax reform.

Investigation Update: Tax Reform

July 12, 2018
American Oversight has been investigating the Trump administration’s overhaul of the federal tax code. The negotiations for the tax reform bill passed last December took place largely behind closed doors, but the public has a right to know how that bill was written, whether the administration and Congress were truthful about the changes they made, and who will really benefit.

Motion: American Oversight v. HHS and OMB – Health Care Emails

July 10, 2018
American Oversight motion asking the court to dismiss the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means from our Freedom of Information Act lawsuit seeking the release of Trump administration health care communications.

OMB Ethics Pledges for Political Appointees

June 29, 2018
Ethics pledges signed by Office of Management and Budget political appointees, including Director Mick Mulvaney.