FOIA Number: STATE-18-0379

News Roundup: A Coordinated Coup Attempt

January 14, 2022
We’ve written a lot about the Big Lie’s evolution — from fear-mongering about voter fraud to the attempts to subvert the 2020 election, to the ongoing partisan election reviews — and the network of activists who have been keeping this anti-democratic movement alive.

State Emails Between Former Lobbyist Mari Stull and White House Officials 

November 12, 2021
Records from the State Department in response to American Oversight’s request for communications between White House officials and now-former State Department appointee Mari Stull, who was a lobbyist prior to joining the Trump administration. This request was made following reports that State employees were being investigated by Stull to determine if they were disloyal to the Trump administration. These records span May 2018 to January 2019, when Stull worked as a senior adviser at the Bureau of International Organization Affairs at the Department of State. 

Withheld Records Response from State Regarding Email Communications Between Mari Stull and the White House

March 17, 2020
The Department of State stated that the agency is withholding five records responsive to American Oversight’s FOIA request for email communications between Mari Stull and the White House.

FOIA To State Seeking Mari Stull’s Email Communications

June 21, 2018
FOIA to State following reports that State employees were being investigated by former lobbyist Mari Stull to see if they were being disloyal to the Trump administration. This FOIA is seeking communications between Mari Stull and any email address ending in eop.gov from April 1, 2018, through the date of the search.