FOIA Number: VA-18-0457

More Examples of Personal Email Use and Heavy-Handed Outside Influence at the VA

August 13, 2019
New documents provide further examples of the influence that outside groups and individuals — including three members of Mar-a-Lago resort — have exerted on the nation’s veterans policy.

VA Records Regarding Concerned Veterans of America

July 8, 2019
Veterans Affairs documents in response to our FOIA request seeking records related to Concerned Veterans for America.

Documents Reveal Extent of Koch-Funded VA Privatization Group’s Influence

June 4, 2019
The high-level influence within the Trump administration of the Koch-funded Concerned Veterans for America — which pushes for privatization of the VA — is evident in hundreds of pages of public records.

Complaint: American Oversight v. VA and DOD – Mar-a-Lago Crowd Influence

October 25, 2018
Lawsuit seeking records from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense regarding the role that three members of President Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club may have had in shaping policy decisions.

FOIA to VA Seeking Communications with Outside Influences

August 23, 2018
FOIA to VA seeking communications with outside entities to shed light on the influence of the conservative group Concerned Veterans for America and the so-called "Mar-a-Lago trio" on policy decisions affecting America's veterans.