Entity: Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications Regarding Potential Election Support for Trump from China

September 18, 2020
FOIA request to multiple agencies seeking communications about President Trump’s request for election assistance from China.

Investigations Update: Pompeo’s RNC Speech, DeJoy’s Calendars, and Kentucky’s Voter Fraud Task Force

September 9, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Pompeo’s unprecedented convention appearance, the cost of Chad Wolf’s July trip to Portland, and more.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications with Mitch McConnell

September 8, 2020
FOIA request to the Office of the United States Trade Representative and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell or his staff.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications with Kentucky Businesses

September 8, 2020
FOIA request to the Office of the United States Trade Representative seeking communications with Kentucky based businesses or lobbyists.

The Latest in American Oversight’s Covid-19 Investigations

August 20, 2020
The suspension of asylum, Mardi Gras in New Orleans, and early guidance on the coronavirus — read the latest on what we've uncovered.

No Records Response from USTR Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

August 11, 2020
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for SF-50s for political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from OPM regarding passing over preference eligibles.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications with Leadership of Operation Warp Speed

August 10, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Trade Representative 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.

USTR Communications with Sen. Mitch McConnell’s Office

July 28, 2020
Emails produced in response to American Oversight's request for communications between top officials at the Office of the United States Trade Representative and congressional or campaign staff of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

July 20, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking SF-50s for political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from OPM regarding passing over preference eligibles.