Entity: White House

American Oversight Calls on National Archives to Recover Voter Fraud Commission Documents from Kobach, Other Former Commissioners

January 18, 2018
American Oversight today called on the Archivist of the United States to take legal action to prevent the former vice chair of President Trump's voter fraud commission and other former commissioners from concealing or destroying records relating to the work of the now-disbanded presidential panel.

Video: Breaking Down Our Lawsuit with HHS, OMB, and Congress

January 16, 2018
Executive Director, Austin Evers, gives an overview of American Oversight's lawsuit against HHS, OMB, and Congress to bring transparency to the attempt to repeal Obamacare.

Statement: Trump Dissolves Pence-Kobach Voter Fraud Commission

January 3, 2018
American Oversight has represented Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap, a member of the election commission, in an ongoing lawsuit to enforce his rights as a commissioner. On December 22, a federal judge ruled that Dunlap could not be excluded from participating in the commission's work.

USTR Senior Staff Calendars Regarding NAFTA

January 2, 2018
Records from USTR in response to our FOIA request for the calendars of the USTR, USTR for the Western Hemisphere, USTR General Counsel, and USTR Chief of Staff. These records contain USTR Ambassador Robert Lighthizer calendars.

US Trade Representative Identities and Resumes of Political Appointees

December 27, 2017
Records identifying new political appointees working at the USTR, including resumes as well as any ethics or conflict of interest waivers or authorizations.

Court Rules Dunlap has Right to Participate in Election Commission

December 22, 2017
A federal judge ruled that Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap cannot be excluded from participating in the work of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity (PACEI) on which he serves as a member.

No Records Response From OSTP Regarding Office Renovations

December 21, 2017
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) stated that it had no records of expenses for furniture or renovations for offices of senior officials.

American Oversight Expands Investigation into Tax Bill

December 20, 2017
Non-partisan watchdog group American Oversight today redoubled its investigation into the lobbying and deliberations behind the just-passed tax bill, submitting an additional four Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Treasury Department.

Follow-Up FOIA to OMB Regarding Tax Reform

December 20, 2017
FOIA to OMB seeking all records reflecting communications relating to potential legislation regarding the federal tax code between various stakeholders.