FOIA Number: DOJ-FBI-19-0601

Glomar Response from FBI Regarding Russia Hacking of Florida Government in 2016

July 8, 2019
The Department of Justice's Federal Bureau of Investigations responded to American Oversight's request for records on Florida county governments hacked by Russia in 2016 with a "Glomar," meaning that the agency refuses to confirm or deny the existence of such records.

News Roundup: Congressional Hearing Shows and No-Shows

May 24, 2019
Ben Carson, Diane Auer Jones, and Don McGahn's empty chair
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

FOIA to FBI Seeking Records to Identify Florida County Governments Breached by Russian Intelligence in 2016

May 17, 2019
FOIA to FBI seeking records to identify Florida county governments breached by Russian intelligence in 2016. The report issued by the Robert Mueller confirmed that the Main Intelligence Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Army was able to "gain access to the network of at least one Florida county government" in 2016, as part of a Russian effort to influence American elections that year.