Entity: Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

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.

USTR Records Regarding Meetings with Between Senior Appointees and Zekelman Industries

July 10, 2019
Records from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative in response to American Oversight's FOIA seeking records of communications and meetings between senior appointees and Zekelman Industries.

News Roundup: The Trump Administration and the Hatch Act

June 14, 2019
Like many norms in the Trump era, the prohibition on federal employees engaging in political activity while at work has been routinely tested by this administration.
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway

News Roundup: Above the Law

May 3, 2019
From his mixing of business with public service to his resistance to congressional investigations, Trump and his administration have been operating as if they are above the law.

Records from USTR Regarding Communications with Search Terms Concerning Trade and Tariffs

April 24, 2019
Records from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative in response to American Oversight's request for communications containing search terms such as "trade," "tariff," "exempt," and "war."

Investigating the Trump Administration’s Efforts to Sell Nuclear Technology to Saudi Arabia

March 12, 2019
American Oversight has filed FOIA requests across the administration to find out more about Trump administration appointees' push to sell U.S. nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia.
Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, First Lady Melania Trump, and President Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia on May 21, 2017