FOIA Number: OGE-17-0005

OGE Emails Regarding Zinke and Perdue Ethics Agreements

June 13, 2018
Office of Government Ethics email communications about the ethics agreements for Ryan Zinke and Sonny Perdue.

Records From OGE Regarding Tillerson – Redacted

March 23, 2018
Heavily redacted records from OGE in response to our FOIA seeking communications between OGE and individuals appointed, nominated, or expected to be nominated to serve in the administration. These records contain communications related to Rex Tillerson.

OGE Communications Regarding Secretary DeVos’ Nomination

March 19, 2018
Communications between the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) and representatives for Education Secretary Betsy DeVos during her confirmation process in late 2016 and early 2017. These were produced to American Oversight in response to our FOIA request for records containing or reflecting communications between OGE and individuals nominated or potentially nominated to Senate-confirmed positions or appointed or potentially appointed to EOP positions. First production received December 2017 and the second March 2018.

OGE Communications with Nominated or Confirmed Appointees

March 2, 2018
Communications between the Office of Government Ethics and those nominated or anticipated to be nominated by President Trump.

OGE Communications Regarding Wilbur Ross’ Nomination

February 27, 2018
Records from OGE reflecting communications between OGE and Commerce Secretary-designate Wilbur Ross prior to his confirmation by the Senate.

Records From OGE Regarding Jeff Sessions’ Nomination and Confirmation

January 30, 2018
Records from OGE in response to FOIA seeking communications with individuals confirmed or nominated (or likely to be either) to Senate-confirmed positions and their representatives (OGE-17-0005). This production includes 49 pages related to Attorney General Sessions.

OGE Communications Between Appointed and Nominated Officials

June 20, 2017
Obtained through FOIA by American Oversight on June 2, 2017. Response to FOIA request (OGE-17-0005) for records of communications between OGE and individuals nominated/appointed, or anticipated to be nominated/appointed, by President Trump for Senate-confirmed positions in the federal government or positions in the Executive Office of the President in the White House, respectively.

American Oversight Calls on Congress to Investigate Trump Aide’s Reported Ties to Nazi Group

March 17, 2017
American Oversight today called on Congress to open a formal investigation into reports that a senior advisor to President Donald Trump may be a member of a Nazi-affiliated organization.

FOIA Request to OGE for Communications with Individuals Expected to Serve in the Trump Administration

March 8, 2017
FOIA to OGE seeking communications between OGE and individuals appointed, nominated, or expected to be nominated to serve in the administration.