FOIA Number: ED-17-0069

Ivanka Trump Email Investigation Sparked by American Oversight FOIAs

November 19, 2018
FOIA requests filed by American Oversight prompted the discovery that Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Trump and a top White House advisor, used personal email to communicate with federal agencies on hundreds of occasions, the Washington Post reported on November 19, 2018.

Department of Education Emails with Ivanka Trump and Staff

May 30, 2018
Emails between Department of Education officials and Ivanka Trump and her staff. The emails reflect that Ivanka Trump continued using a personal email address even after joining the White House staff.

Watchdog Files Lawsuit to Obtain Ivanka Trump’s Emails

May 17, 2017
American Oversight today sued to obtain emails from the time period at the start of the Trump administration during which Ivanka Trump advised the president and offered input to executive agencies but refused to become a government employee subject to ethics rules.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Department of Commerce et.al. – Ivanka Emails

May 17, 2017
Complaint filed by American Oversight against the Departments of Commerce, Education, Treasury, Labor, and the Small Business Administration for communications with Ivanka Trump.

FOIA Request to Education Seeking Communications and Records of Meetings with Ivanka Trump

March 31, 2017
FOIA to Education seeking communications and records of meetings with Ivanka Trump and ED officials.