FOIA Number: STATE-19-0748

News Roundup: The Trump Administration and the Hatch Act

June 14, 2019
Like many norms in the Trump era, the prohibition on federal employees engaging in political activity while at work has been routinely tested by this administration.
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway

FOIA to State Seeking Talking Points Regarding Any Transfer of Value for U.S. Person Imprisoned in North Korea

June 12, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking final talking points including any discussion of any potential or completed transfer of value—monetary or otherwise—in exchange for the U.S. person imprisoned in North Korea, Otto Warmbier.