Entity: State Office of the Inspector General

FOIA to State Seeking Legal Memo Regarding Susan Pompeo’s Role at Agency

July 27, 2020
FOIA to the State Department seeking the legal memorandum prepared by the agency regarding Susan Pompeo’s role.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications Regarding Susan Pompeo’s Role at Agency

July 27, 2020
FOIA to the State Department seeking communications regarding the role of Susan Pompeo at the department.

News Roundup: The Political Theater of ‘Operation Legend’

July 24, 2020
As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, the Trump administration has sought to distract from the rising death toll and dwindling medical stockpile with “Operation Legend."

FOIA to State Inspector General Seeking Whistleblower Complaints Concerning Conduct of Susan Pompeo

July 24, 2020
FOIA to the State Department’s Office of the Inspector General seeking whistleblower complaints with allegations concerning the conduct of Susan Pompeo.

FOIA to State Inspector General Seeking Whistleblower Complaints Concerning Conduct of Cam Henderson

July 24, 2020
FOIA to the State Department's Office of the Inspector General seeking whistleblower complaints containing allegations of misconduct by Chief Protocol Officer Cam Henderson.

Whistleblower Complaint Alleges Top Officials Allowed Pompeo’s Misconduct to Continue, Reveals Ongoing Inquiry

July 20, 2020
According to a whistleblower complaint obtained by American Oversight, a State Department employee repeatedly notified agency leadership about having witnessed “questionable activities” on the part of Secretary Pompeo.

State Department Inspector General Record of a Complaint Regarding Secretary Pompeo’s Conduct

July 17, 2020
Complaint received by the State Department's Office of the Inspector General regarding the conduct of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. The complaint was heavily redacted, but several of the redactions indicated that there were matters still under investigation at the time the document was released in July 2020.

New Lawsuit for Records Related to Firing of State Department Inspector General

June 26, 2020
American Oversight is suing for records that can shed light on the multiple scandals that have dogged Secretary of State Mike Pompeo since early in his tenure.

Complaint: American Oversight v. State – Pompeo’s Conduct and the Firing of State Department Inspector General

June 26, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of State for records concerning investigations into Secretary Mike Pompeo, including emails sent by Inspector General Steve Linick to agency officials and specific directives sent to his office. This lawsuit also seeks Pompeo’s emails regarding Linick, his written responses to inquiries related to his role in an arms deal, and calendars reflecting meetings between Linick and Pompeo.

News Roundup: Georgia’s Disastrous Election, the Administration’s Alarming Protest Response, and Barr’s Troubling Tenure

June 12, 2020
As stirring protests against police brutality gripped the nation’s attention and as the coronavirus continued its tragic spread through multiple states, Georgia held a chaotic primary election.