FOIA Number: FED-17-0140

Call for Ethics Investigation of Rep. Luke Messer

October 5, 2017
American Oversight today called on the Office of Congressional Ethics to open an investigation into whether Rep. Luke Messer violated House ethics rules by improperly receiving a donation from an Indiana bank executive just days after having acted on the bank’s behalf.

Ethics Watchdog Challenges Congressional Moves to Limit Government Transparency

May 9, 2017
Non-partisan ethics watchdog American Oversight today wrote a letter to the General Counsel of the House of Representatives, criticizing recent attempts by Congress to shield government records from release under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and asking the Counsel to explain why this does not violate the law.

FOIA Request to the Federal Reserve Communications with House Financial Services Committee

May 9, 2017
Communications with the House Financial Services Committee regarding proposed legislation or administrative actions.