Entity: United States Postal Service

American Oversight Sues USPS for Postmaster General DeJoy’s Calendars

September 15, 2020
The public is entitled to see how DeJoy is spending his time and who has been influencing his decisions.

Complaint: American Oversight v. USPS – Postmaster DeJoy’s Calendars

September 15, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) for the calendar entries of Postmaster Louis DeJoy. In a reply to American Oversight’s initial request for records, USPS stated that DeJoy’s calendars are not subject to FOIA request. 

News Roundup: What Trump Knew, and What We Know

September 10, 2020
We’ve known for months that President Donald Trump has been downplaying the severity of the coronavirus. In the spring, we knew that Covid-19 wasn’t just like the seasonal flu, despite Trump’s reassurances that it was. And we’ve known that the pandemic won’t just “disappear,” no matter how many times the president insists it will.

FOIA to USPS Seeking Email Communications with the VA

September 9, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Postal Service seeking Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s email communications with officials at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Assessments About Prescription Delivery Delays

September 9, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Veterans Affairs and the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) seeking assessments about prescription delivery delays due to operational changes at USPS.

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.

USPS Resumes and SF-50s of Select Employees who Joined the Agency in June 2020

September 9, 2020
Records from the U.S. Postal Service in response to American Oversight's request for the resumes and SF-50s of employees who began working in Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s office since June 15, 2020. These records include documents for executive administrator Emily Saunders, senior executive advisor Patrick Fiorentino, DeJoy’s chief of staff Heather Clarke, and senior executive advisor Kelly Abney.

Response From USPS Regarding Request for Calendars of Postmaster General DeJoy’s Staff

September 4, 2020
In this response to American Oversight, the U.S. Postal Service has asserted that the calendar and calendar entries of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's staff are not subject to American Oversight’s FOIA request.

News Roundup: Sowing Confusion and Discord

September 3, 2020
The Trump administration is digging into its usual playbook of unsubstantiated claims and harmful messages.

FOIA to USPS Seeking Communications with External Entities

September 2, 2020
FOIA request to U.S. Postal Service seeking the communications of Postmaster Louis DeJoy’s front office staff.