FOIA Number: MULTI-USDA-19-0211

USDA Records of Communications with Ballard Partners Regarding D-SNAP and RPF Insurance from 2017 to 2018

September 16, 2019
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) emails regarding D-SNAP and RPF Insurance. Ballard Partners is a lobbying firm that has reportedly expanded its business during the Trump presidency due to the political connections of founder Brian Ballard, the Trump campaign’s former Florida finance chair. These records span from 2017 to 2018.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Communications with Ballard Partners

February 14, 2019
FOIA Request to multiple agencies lobbied by lobbying firm Ballard Partners seeking communications with Trump administration political appointees. Florida-based Ballard Partners has grown rapidly due to its connections with the Trump administration, and this request seeks to uncover Ballard's influence on the administration.