Entity: Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

News Roundup: Presidential War Powers and New Impeachment Documents

January 10, 2020
A lot has happened during the first week of 2020 — including the release of new Ukraine-related documents.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications of Deputy USTR C.J. Mahoney and External Organizations

January 8, 2020
FOIA to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) seeking communications of Deputy USTR C.J. Mahoney and external organizations known for promoting anti-choice agendas, including the Dobson Family Institute and the Family Research Council.

No Records Response from USTR Regarding Records of Federal Spending at Trump Properties

December 16, 2019
The office of the U.S. Trade Representative stated that it had no records reflecting federal spending at Trump Properties.

FOIA to USTR for Communications with Rudy Giuliani and Trump Allies Regarding Plans to Encourage Foreign Governments to Investigate Political Opponents of the President

November 1, 2019
FOIA to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative seeking communications with Rudy Giuliani and conservative activists regarding any plan to encourage the foreign governments to pursue investigations of political opponents of the President.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications Regarding Plans to Encourage Foreign Governments to Investigate the President’s Political Opponents

October 24, 2019
FOIA to the office of the U.S. Trade Representative seeking communications of officials containing key terms that may relate to a plan to encourage foreign governments to investigate Joe Biden or his son.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications with Trump Campaign Interests

August 30, 2019
FOIA Request to U.S Trade Representative seeking communications from agency officials to President Trump’s reelection campaign or other interests supporting the president’s reelection.

USTR Records of Communications with Lobbyist Matt Schlapp

August 12, 2019
Records from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative regarding communications with lobbyist Matt Schlapp.

News Roundup: Investigating the Administration’s Response to Domestic Terrorism

August 9, 2019
American Oversight has been investigating the administration’s response to domestic terrorism and acts of violence.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications with Stephen Miller and Robert Gabriel Jr.

August 5, 2019
FOIA to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative seeking communications with or about Robert Gabriel Jr. and Stephen Miller. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the influence of Stephen Miller on immigration and trade policy, including through his top aide.

FOIA to the U.S. Trade Representative Seeking Communications with Lobbyist Matthew Schlapp Regarding Trade and Health Issues

July 16, 2019
FOIA to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative seeking communications with Matt Schlapp or with his lobbying firm Cove Strategies—which has registered new clients since President Trump took office and has contacted agencies regarding trade issues.