FOIA Number: STATE-18-0853

State Records Concerning Contracts with Failed Nominees and Meetings with Sheldon Adelson

January 24, 2020
Records from the Department of State in response to American Oversight's request for documents reflecting any contracts with individuals nominated, but unconfirmed, to high-level agency positions to perform the same or similar work for which they were unsuccessfully nominated. These records include calendar invites pertaining to meetings with Sheldon Adelson.

American Oversight v. Commerce, Treasury, and State – Sheldon Adelson Influence

May 6, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit against the departments of Commerce, Treasury, and State to shed light on casino-owner and Trump donor Sheldon Adelson's influence over federal policy.

Lawsuits Seek Information on Whether Casino Magnates Have Cashed In on Relationships to Trump Administration

May 6, 2019
Two new lawsuits seek records related to Sheldon Adelson and Steve Wynn, casino magnates and major Trump donors whose businesses have likely benefited from the current administration.

FOIA to State Regarding a Dinner with Tillerson and Adelson

November 19, 2018
FOIA to State seeking records from a dinner at the White House with President Trump, Sheldon and Miriam Adelson, Jared Kushner, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Thursday February 9, 2017