FOIA Number: OMB-17-0580

News Roundup: Transparency in Hospital Data, and Barr’s Meetings with Giuliani and Gowdy

July 17, 2020
The ongoing sidelining of science is especially harmful when it is accompanied by efforts to control public information.
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Daniel R. Betancourt Jr.)

Administration’s Lifting of Ban on Silencer Sales Shines Light on Trump Adviser Who Used to Work for Gun Lobby

July 13, 2020
The change is yet another indication of the sway industry lobbyists have, and a potential sign of the influence of one Trump adviser in particular.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Multiple Agencies – Appointee Resumes

March 22, 2018
American Oversight sued 18 agencies in order to force the release of resumes for political appointees across the Trump administration. This is the second lawsuit that American Oversight has filed seeking appointee resumes. FOIA requests included in this complaint cover appointees who joined the administration in the time period follow the first sets of resumes we obtained in 2017.

OMB Resumes and SF-50s of Political Appointees

March 1, 2018
Office of Management and Budget records of SF-50s for political appointees.

FOIA to OMB for Updated Political Appointee Resumes and Job Titles

December 18, 2017
Updated FOIA request to OMB seeking resumes and job titles for political appointees hired by President Trump after January 20, 2017. This FOIA updates a previous request submitted by American Oversight seeking this information.