Entity: White House

News Roundup: Presidential War Powers and New Impeachment Documents

January 10, 2020
A lot has happened during the first week of 2020 — including the release of new Ukraine-related documents.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications of Deputy USTR C.J. Mahoney and External Organizations

January 8, 2020
FOIA to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) seeking communications of Deputy USTR C.J. Mahoney and external organizations known for promoting anti-choice agendas, including the Dobson Family Institute and the Family Research Council.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Email Communications of Brian McCormack

January 8, 2020
FOIA to Office of Management and Budget seeking email communications of Brian McCormack regarding Ukraine and impeachment-related matters. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on whether and to what extent the political interests of the president have influenced the administration’s policies and actions in Ukraine.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Senior Officials’ Communications with Giuliani

January 8, 2020
FOIA to Office of Management and Budget seeking key senior officials’ communications with Rudy Giuliani. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on whether and to what extent the political interests of the president have influenced the administration’s policies and actions in Ukraine.

Did the Trump Administration Abuse the Redactions Process?

January 7, 2020
FOIA has become the only vehicle to force the release of Ukraine records. But documents exposed last week show that the administration still has plenty of opportunities to obstruct.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies for Emails Related to Ukraine Funding

December 23, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Defense and the Office of Management and Budget for selected emails related to the withholding of Ukraine funding.

News Roundup: Beyond Impeachment — The Investigations Continue

December 20, 2019
There's plenty to investigate as we approach the end of 2019 — Ukraine-related and otherwise.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Records Collected for Any White House or Internal Reviews Related to Impeachment Matters

December 19, 2019
FOIA to Office of Management and Budget seeking any records collected for the White House Counsel’s Office or any internal agency review related to matters that are the subject of the impeachment inquiry.

No Records Response from USTR Regarding Records of Federal Spending at Trump Properties

December 16, 2019
The office of the U.S. Trade Representative stated that it had no records reflecting federal spending at Trump Properties.

News Roundup: Stephen Miller’s Extremist Network

December 13, 2019
Emails obtained by American Oversight provide a glimpse of how a senior adviser at ICE has worked with Miller to promote harsh anti-immigration policies.