FOIA Number: USTR-18-0140

Emails Show Insider Access for Steel Industry Lobbyists Tied to Lighthizer

May 31, 2018
Emails obtained by American Oversight through a Freedom of Information Act request uncovered a friendly relationship between U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) officials and lobbyists representing the steel industry.

USTR Communications With the Steel Industry About Tariffs

May 23, 2018
These documents show the communications between officials in the office of the U.S. Trade Representative and representatives of the steel industry about the Trump administration's decision to impose steep steel tariffs.

FOIA to USTR Seeking Communications Related to Steel Tariffs

March 2, 2018
FOIA to USTR seeking communications between Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, Stephen Vaughn, Jamieson Greer or Timothy Reif and the steel industry.