FOIA Number: COMM-19-0310

No Records Response from Commerce’s International Trade Administration Regarding communications with Tom Barrack, Rick Gates and others

April 12, 2019
The Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration stated that it had no records regarding communications with Tom Barrack, Rick Gates and others American Oversight asked for these records after the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform detailed how senior White House officials in the early days of the Trump administration worked outside standard policymaking processes to advance a nuclear exports plan involving sharing nuclear technology with Saudi Arabia.

Investigating the Trump Administration’s Efforts to Sell Nuclear Technology to Saudi Arabia

March 12, 2019
American Oversight has filed FOIA requests across the administration to find out more about Trump administration appointees' push to sell U.S. nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia.
Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, First Lady Melania Trump, and President Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia on May 21, 2017

FOIA to ITA Seeking Communications with External Parties Related to Nuclear Technology

March 8, 2019
FOIA to the International Trade Administration seeking communications of high-ranking agency officials with non-governmental individuals and organizations with ties to the nuclear technology industry.