Entity: Small Business Administration

Covid-19 Oversight News: Trump’s Florida Rally, New FDA Vaccine Guidelines, and Covid-19 in Detention Centers

October 13, 2020
For the latest news on the pandemic, as well as updates on various oversight investigations, sign up for our weekly Covid-19 Oversight News email.

No Records Response from Small Business Administration Regarding Communications with Kentucky Businesses

September 22, 2020
The Small Business Administration stated it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between top officials and select Kentucky-based businesses.

No Records Response from SBA Regarding Calendars and Emails of Justin Muzinich

September 22, 2020
The Small Business Administration stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight;s request for calendars and emails of Justin Muzinich.

New Reports Find Billions in CARES Act Funding Went to Companies with Histories of Misconduct

September 10, 2020
Reports from Good Jobs First and Congress highlight the importance of rigorous oversight of coronavirus relief programs.

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 SBA Seeking Communications with Kentucky Businesses

September 8, 2020
FOIA request to the Small Business Administration seeking communications with Kentucky based businesses or lobbyists.

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

August 17, 2020
The Small Business Administration stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for SF-50s of political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from OPM regarding passing over preference eligibles.

No Records Response from SBA Regarding Oversight Measures of Banks in PPP

August 4, 2020
The Small Business Administration stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records regarding Oversight Measures of Banks in Paycheck Protection Program.

Rejection from SBA Regarding Disclosure of Largest PPP Recipients

July 31, 2020
The Small Business Administration rejected American Oversight's request for records sufficient to show Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) recipients of forgivable loans in excess of $5 million. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on the companies that received the largest awards of public funds from the PPPÑone of the most significant programs enacted by the current Congress and administered by the current administration.

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.