Entity: DOD - U.S. Department of the Navy

The U.S. Military’s Pattern of Failing to Confront White Supremacy Within Its Ranks

April 13, 2021
Records obtained by American Oversight and reported on by USA Today show the military leaders have quietly discharged people involved in white-supremacist incidents.

Investigations Update: State and Local Officials Involved in Capitol Attack

January 26, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the events leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, including the involvement of state attorneys general and local government officials.

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

January 21, 2021
FOIA records request to multiple agencies seeking SF-50s for political appointees converting to career status, as well as records to identify requests and responses from the Office of Personnel Management regarding passing over preference eligibles.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

Navy Records Regarding Incidents of White Supremacist or Pro-Nazi Activity Among Military Personnel

January 19, 2021
Records from the U.S. Department of the Navy in response to American Oversight's request for reports, studies, or data concerning incidents of white supremacist, white nationalist, white separatist, far-right, alt-right, or pro-Nazi activity or ideology among military personnel. These records include 23 department-related reports.

FOIA to OPM and U.S. Navy Regarding Political Appointees Converting to Career Status

January 15, 2021
FOIA request to the Office of Personnel Management and the U.S. Navy seeking records for political appointees converting to career status, including resumes and SF-50 forms.

Investigations Update: Hatch Act Violations, Covid-19 Vaccine Contracts, and South Carolina Ballots

October 20, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the misuse of government resources for political purposes, the administration’s pandemic response, and voting rights in the states.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Coronavirus Vaccine and Therapeutics Development Contracts Funneled Through Defense Contractor

October 15, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of Defense component agencies seeking contracts with Novavax, Pfizer, Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline, and Johnson & Johnson for coronavirus vaccine and therapeutics development that were routed through defense contractor Advanced Technology International, Inc.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Documents Reflecting the Terms of Coronavirus Vaccine Development Contracts

October 15, 2020
FOIA request U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of Defense component agencies seeking terms of contracts with Novavax, Pfizer, Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline, and Johnson & Johnson for coronavirus vaccine and therapeutic development

FOIA to Navy Regarding Potential Treatment of Non-Military Relatives of Prominent Individuals in Military Medical Facilities

October 7, 2020
FOIA to Navy regarding treatment of non-military relatives of members of the First Family in military facilities.