Entity: United States Postal Service

Investigations Update: Trump’s Election-Stealing Efforts in Georgia, DeJoy’s Communications, and Giroir’s Covid-19 Text Messages

January 5, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into voter suppression in Georgia, the president’s efforts to overturn election results, and the postmaster general’s communications.

The U.S. Postal Service Finally Released Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Calendars — Almost Completely Redacted

December 16, 2020
USPS first tried to withhold the calendars, then turned them over after American Oversight sued. But the agency has redacted nearly all details.

USPS Calendar Records for Postmaster General Louis DeJoy

December 15, 2020
Heavily redacted records from the U.S. Postal Service in response to American Oversight's request for Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's calendars. USPS had previously claimed that DeJoy’s calendar was a personal record and exempt from release under the Freedom of Information Act, but later agreed to process and release non-exempt portions.

No Records Response from USPS Regarding Directives to State Election Directors

October 30, 2020
The United States Postal Service stated it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for directives issued to state election directors regarding the processing of mail ballots.

FOIA to USPIS Seeking Tips or Complaints Regarding Changes at Postal Service

October 28, 2020
FOIA request to the United States Postal Inspection Service seeking tips or complaints regarding changes at the Postal Service.

Joint Motion: American Oversight v. USPS – Postmaster General DeJoy’s Calendars

October 23, 2020
Joint motion filed by American Oversight and the United States Postal Service in our lawsuit seeking the release of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's calendars. USPS had previously claimed that DeJoy's calendar was a personal record and exempt from release under the Freedom of Information Act. In this filing, USPS agrees to process and release non-exempt portions of DeJoy's calendar in response to our FOIA request.

FOIA to USPS Seeking Communications with CMS About Senior Drug Coupons

October 22, 2020
FOIA to U.S. Postal Service seeking communications with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services about senior drug coupons.

FOIA to USPS Seeking Communications About Senior Drug Coupons

October 22, 2020
FOIA to U.S. Postal Service seeking communications about senior drug coupons.

No Records Response from USPS Regarding Effects of Ballot Witness Rule Change

October 21, 2020
The U.S. Postal Service stated it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for U.S. Postal Service seeking assessments documenting the effects of making changes to certain ballot rules.

USPS Records of Postmaster General DeJoy’s Communications Containing Vote by Mail Key Terms

October 20, 2020
Records from the U.S. Postal Service in response to American Oversight's request for email communications of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy containing key terms related to vote by mail.