FOIA Number: TREAS-20-0978

The Trump Administration’s March 2020 Covid-19 Mailers Originally Included Mask-Wearing Guidance

September 30, 2021
Emails obtained by American Oversight reveal that during early confusion about face coverings last spring, the Trump White House omitted a line about wearing masks from postcards sent to U.S. households.

Treasury Records of Officials’ Communications with Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump from February to June 2020

September 30, 2021
Records from the Department of the Treasury in response to American Oversight's request for communications of senior officials, including Secretary Steven Mnuchin, with Jared Kushner concerning the Covid-19 outbreak and federal stimulus package. These records include communications from February to June 2020.

Records Reveal Private-Sector Pandemic Requests from Spring 2020

July 28, 2021
In these records, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin exchanged emails with top executives at large corporations, including General Electric and Ford.

Newly Obtained Emails Include Private-Sector Executives’ Pandemic-Related Communications with Kushner, Mnuchin

April 9, 2021
Kushner’s task force, which relied on private companies to address pandemic challenges, raised questions about undue influence and created confusion among federal officials.

American Oversight Sues Treasury for Records Related to Coronavirus Stimulus

July 1, 2020
The pandemic has created an unprecedented opportunity for kickbacks and cronyism in the disbursement of relief funds. We’re investigating.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Treasury – Coronavirus Stimulus Package Communications and Calendars

July 1, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of the Treasury for records concerning the coronavirus stimulus package, including communications about key provisions in the stimulus, agency officials’ communications with White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and emails with non-government entities.

News Roundup: Miracle Drugs and Trump’s Alternate Reality

April 24, 2020
Trump has seemingly failed to learn that no amount of political spin can minimize his administration’s mismanaged pandemic response.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Communications of Senior Officials With Jared Kushner During Coronavirus Outbreak

April 20, 2020
FOIA to Treasury Department seeking communications of senior officials including Secretary Mnuchin with Jared Kushner during the coronavirus outbreak and negotiations for the coronavirus stimulus package.