The January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol

The heavily armed, Trump-incited mob attack of Jan. 6, 2021, was an attack not just on the U.S. Capitol building, but also on democracy and the rule of law.

On the afternoon of Jan. 6, 2021, as Congress was meeting to certify the results of the 2020 presidential election, a violent and heavily armed mob of supporters of outgoing President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol. While lawmakers and staff were shepherded to secure locations or barricaded behind doors, the rioters pushed past severely outnumbered Capitol Police officers, breaking windows and vandalizing offices, many with disturbingly violent intentions toward members of Congress and Vice President Mike Pence for their having refused to succumb to Trump’s attempts to overturn the election in his favor. Five people were killed, including one Capitol Police officer who was beaten by rioters.

The attempted coup was not a spontaneous act. “The invasion of the U.S. Capitol … was stoked in plain sight,” ProPublica reported, with Trump supporters having for weeks discussed openly their plans for a violent overthrow. Their goal of stopping the election certification, based on unfounded conspiracy theories of widespread voter fraud, was encouraged by elected officials like Rep. Mo Brooks, Rep. Paul Gosar, Sen. Josh Hawley, and Sen. Ted Cruz. The biggest instigator, of course, was the former president himself, who for months had fanned the flames of conspiracy and earlier that day urged the crowd to march to the Capitol and “fight.”

But beyond the important issue of who was complicit in inciting the seditious and violent attack, questions remain about how the mob was able to so easily breach Capitol security and why it took so long to secure the building. Just 1,400 Capitol Police officers were on duty at the time, and National Guardsmen didn’t arrive until hours after the invasion began. As Americans watched the rioters storm through the building, news reports circulated that the Pentagon — which has authority over the D.C. National Guard — and the president had initially denied requests for the deployment of Guardsmen

The delay in National Guard deployment has been at the center of ongoing unresolved questions about what was happening behind the scenes, including regarding the timeline of the deployment authorization. A Pentagon inspector general report said that the D.C. National Guard was informed of the authorization at 4:35 p.m. on Jan. 6, but the Guard maintained it was not told until 5:08. (Documents we obtained in early 2022 show that acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen sent an email at 4:27 p.m. saying that he had heard from Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy that the troops were on their way to the Capitol.) In court filings made in April 2022, the House select committee investigating the attack said that it was “clear” that Trump had “never telephoned his Secretary of Defense that day to order deployment of National Guard, and never contacted any federal law enforcement agency to order security assistance to the Capitol Police.”

Public reporting has revealed that, during the attack’s first three hours, Trump watched the violence play out on TV, ignoring calls from allies and others to call off the mob. Trump’s daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, reportedly pleaded with her father to act and was later called to testify before the select committee.

In the days following the attack, federal law enforcement did not brief the public. Information about the events was shared largely through media reports and interviews, in which various officials pointed fingers. Capitol Police — an agency with a budget larger than that of most major-city police forces — are part of the legislative branch, thus not subject to the Freedom of Information Act, and have been heavily criticized in the past for not releasing information to the public.

Since the attack, American Oversight has obtained several important public records that shed more light on the events of Jan. 6 and the surrounding days. Justice Department call logs show a number of calls between top department officials and the White House on the afternoon and evening of the attack, and timelines from the Secret Service detail agency activities that day, including those undertaken by agents who were part of Vice President Mike Pence’s detail. We also obtained a Jan. 5 Secret Service briefing on planned demonstrations around D.C., as well as a note about a Jan. 3 call with top officials from the Departments of Defense, the Army, Justice, the Interior, and Homeland Security.

In March 2021, American Oversight obtained copies of the fake electoral slates from Trump supporters in seven states in support of Trump after the November 2020 election. The documents, part of the former president’s desperate bid to cling to power in his final months in office, drew significant scrutiny in the House’s investigation of the efforts to disrupt the congressional certification of Joe Biden’s win.

By the spring of 2022, the select committee had spoken to more than 650 witnesses and issued nearly 100 subpoenas for testimony. In March 2022, the Washington Post and CBS News reported that records turned over to the committee from the White House showed a gap of more than seven hours in Trump’s phone records from that day, including during times that the president made and received calls that had since been publicly reported

In April, the select committee obtained more than 100 emails from Trump lawyer John Eastman, after a federal judge ruled against Eastman’s assertion of attorney-client privilege. In his ruling, the judge wrote that Trump had “more likely than not” committed felony obstruction in his efforts to overturn his loss. But numerous questions still remain about the planning of and response to the riot.

As the public demands answers, American Oversight has filed dozens of FOIA requests and six federal lawsuits against multiple agencies to learn more about how the federal government — including the Defense Department, the White House, and federal law enforcement agencies — responded to the attack. We’ve requested related communications and directives, and are also seeking any assessments about the threat of militia violence that were prepared in advance of the attack by the FBI, the Pentagon, or the Department of Homeland Security. We are also seeking the communications of top Defense and Army officials with Trump or Vice President Pence, as well as officials’ communications with Fox News hosts and Trump campaign associates.

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Updates

News Roundup: Victory in Wisconsin

April 22, 2022
A Wisconsin court has ordered the state Assembly’s election investigation to stop deleting records. Meanwhile, new details have emerged about congressional leaders’ initial response to the Jan. 6 attack.

News Roundup: Efforts to Overturn 2020 Are Not Over

April 15, 2022
Our fight for records from election reviews isn’t just about transparency — it’s also about exposing the blatantly partisan and dangerously anti-democratic motivations behind those sham investigations.

News Roundup: Ongoing Investigations, Ongoing Lies

April 8, 2022
So long as any purported evidence remains in short supply, so-called “investigations” into election fraud can be sustained on lies and vague assertions.

News Roundup: Vos Held in Contempt in Election Inquiry Lawsuit

April 1, 2022
Efforts to avoid accountability have gone hand in hand with today’s threats to democracy.

News Roundup: ‘Much To-Do About Nothing’

March 11, 2022
This week, the release of more than 700 pages of public records from the Wisconsin election investigation revealed that the probe has done little actual investigating.

News Roundup: Threats to Voting Rights Accelerate

February 25, 2022
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News Roundup: Exploiting the Big Lie

February 18, 2022
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News Roundup: ‘Records Matter’

February 11, 2022
“The Presidential Records Act is critical to our democracy, in which the government is held accountable by the people,” Archivist of the United States David Ferriero said earlier this week. “Records matter.”

News Roundup: There’s a Memo for That

February 4, 2022
In recent weeks, we’ve seen even more clearly how much the focus of the election-overturning efforts was on the Jan. 6 Electoral College certification. Recently unearthed memos support that conclusion.

News Roundup: Fighting for Our Democracy — and Winning

January 6, 2022
Accountability is more important than ever in ensuring our elections remain free and fair, and that our democracy withstands these attacks.

Investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol Attack: One Year Later

January 6, 2022
There are still many unanswered questions about that dark day for U.S. democracy. Here is a look at what we’ve uncovered through public records requests and litigation, as well as what we’re still seeking to learn.

News Roundup: What We’ve Learned This Year

December 23, 2021
From the disturbing violence of Jan. 6 to the ongoing efforts to restrict voting and cast doubt on the integrity of the 2020 election, 2021 has shown us just how fragile our democracy is.

News Roundup: Presidential Coups and Election Reviews

December 17, 2021
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American Oversight Sues DOJ and DHS for Trump Officials’ Communications with Fox News Hosts and ‘Big Lie’ Proponents

December 15, 2021
The lawsuit is the seventh American Oversight has filed seeking public information related to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, and calls for the release of officials’ communications with vocal Trump allies in the weeks after the 2020 election.

News Roundup: The Jan. 6 Committee and Mark Meadows, and the Latest in the Wisconsin Election Investigation

December 10, 2021
The Wisconsin election investigation continues to show its partisan and anti-democratic colors, while former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows takes an accountability-dodging page out of his old boss’s playbook. Here’s the latest news on threats to U.S. democracy — and how American Oversight is fighting to expose them.

News Roundup: January 6, Wisconsin’s Partisan Election Review, and Transparency in Georgia

November 11, 2021
The investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection — and, more specifically, into what Trump was doing when the mob overran the U.S. Capitol — accelerated this week, with new public documents, new subpoenas, and a new court ruling.

American Oversight Obtains Top Justice Dept. Officials’ Call Logs from Jan. 6

November 10, 2021
The call logs were released to American Oversight in response to litigation for records about the government’s response to the attack on the U.S. Capitol.

News Roundup: The Before, During — and After — of the Jan. 6 Attack

November 4, 2021
The Washington Post’s investigation into the Capitol insurrection, and the latest on partisan election reviews in Arizona, Wisconsin, and elsewhere.

Documents Obtained by American Oversight Cited in Washington Post’s Detailed Investigation of Jan. 6 Attack

November 2, 2021
The Post’s in-depth, three-part look at the Jan. 6 Capitol riot is a highly detailed, minute-by-minute account of what was neither “a spontaneous act nor an isolated event.”

News Roundup: Jan. 6 Accountability and Election ‘Audit’ Transparency

October 22, 2021
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American Oversight Sues Multiple Agencies for Jan. 6 Communications and Other Records

October 21, 2021
In three separate lawsuits, American Oversight is seeking records — including meeting notes, emails, and any orders for the protection of certain Trump allies who attended the preceding rally — that could shed light on how the government responded to the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol.

From Voter-Fraud Myths to Bogus Election Audits: The Evolution of the Big Lie

September 13, 2021
On Monday, American Oversight published an in-depth look at the "Big Lie" and the decades-long campaign by conservative activists and lawmakers to hype up the threat of voter fraud.

News Roundup: Transparency Is Coming, Even Amid ‘Audit’ Report Delays

August 27, 2021
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American Oversight Sues Defense Department for Top Officials’ Calendars and Communications, Including Related to Jan. 6 Attack

August 26, 2021
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July 29, 2021
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News Roundup: What We Already Know About the Arizona ‘Audit’

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Open Questions About the Jan. 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol

June 28, 2021
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement of the creation of a select subcommittee to investigate the attack highlights a number of gaps in our understanding of the day’s events.

News Roundup: Undermining Democracy, One ‘Audit’ at a Time

June 3, 2021
After visiting the sham audit of votes cast in Maricopa County, Ariz., this week, Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers have called for their state to conduct a similar partisan review.

News Roundup: The Jan. 6 Attack and the Big Lie

May 13, 2021
Top officials testified this week in a hearing about the deadly Jan. 6 mob attack on the U.S. Capitol, one of the most glaring consequences of the stolen election lie.

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March 16, 2021
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American Oversight Sues for Records About Trump’s Actions During Jan. 6 Attack

March 10, 2021
What role, if any, did the former president have in the delayed response to the Capitol riot? And how did the White House and other senior government officials respond to the attack he incited?

American Oversight Sues for Top Officials’ Communications from Day of Capitol Riot

March 9, 2021
We’re seeking records from the Departments of Defense, Justice and Homeland Security that could shed light on how Trump administration officials responded to the Jan. 6 riot, including the delay in National Guard deployment.

Investigations Update: Covid-19 Outbreaks in Meatpacking Facilities, New Arizona Voting-Restriction Bills

March 2, 2021
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News Roundup: Capitol Attack Intelligence Failures and the National Voter-Suppression Frenzy

February 25, 2021
Senators held a hearing about the Jan. 6 attack, and state legislatures continue to push new voting-restriction bills.

Questions About Jan. 6 Capitol Attack Remain as Senate Investigates

February 23, 2021
American Oversight submitted dozens of records requests at the local and federal levels to help the public learn more about the deadly security failures and disturbing violence of Jan. 6, the subject of a Wednesday Senate hearing.

Investigations Update: State Pandemic Responses, Space Command Headquarters Location, and Trump’s Refusal to Concede

February 16, 2021
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News Roundup: Trump’s Second Impeachment

February 11, 2021
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News Roundup: New Voting-Restriction Bills and the Upcoming Round of Redistricting

February 5, 2021
The anti-democratic forces that fed Trump’s stolen-election lie are at work across the country.

Investigations Update: The Efforts by Trump — and Top Officials — to Overturn the Election

February 2, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into Trump’s efforts to overturn the presidential election and multiple state lawmakers’ ties to the Capitol attack.

News Roundup: Accountability, Not Complicity

January 29, 2021
Despite a range of executive actions meant to undo some of the worst damage, it’s clear that the previous president’s brand of destructive politics is an ongoing threat to the country.

Investigations Update: State and Local Officials Involved in Capitol Attack

January 26, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the events leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, including the involvement of state attorneys general and local government officials.

News Roundup: Looking Ahead

January 22, 2021
The anti-democratic forces that brought Trump to office remain a serious threat at all levels of government.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

Records Highlight Difference in Trump Administration’s Response to Racial Justice Protests and Attack on Capitol

January 19, 2021
American Oversight obtained documents that shed light on the aggressive response to protests as well as the lack of coordination between federal and local officials regarding the politicized Operation Legend program.

News Roundup: Heightened Security, Unanswered Questions, and a Twice-Impeached President

January 14, 2021
The Trump administration may be ending in less than a week, but the work of protecting our democracy will continue.

American Oversight Statement on Trump-Incited Mob Attack on Capitol

January 7, 2021
Every moment President Trump remains in power is a threat to our democracy and our nation.
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July 28, 2021

Army Call Log Records from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
Agency Record
July 12, 2021

Records Request to DOD Seeking Specified Officials’ Emails Related to Jan. 6 Insurrection

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
June 24, 2021

Letter to Speaker Pelosi Regarding Select Committee to Investigate Jan. 6 Attack

Congress
June 14, 2021

South Carolina Attorney General General Wilson’s Jan. 2021 Communications

South Carolina Attorney General
Agency Record
June 2, 2021

DOD Records of Army Memorandums Related to Jan. 6, 2021, Call with National Guard and Capitol Police

Department of Defense, Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
Agency Record
May 13, 2021

Records Request to Flagler County, Fla., for Communications Related to Oath Keepers and Insurrection

Florida - Flagler County
FOIA Request
May 3, 2021

NPS Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of the Interior, DOI - National Park Service
Agency Record
March 10, 2021

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOD and Army – Communications with White House on Day of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results 

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
Litigation
March 10, 2021

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOD, Army, NGB, and the DOJ – Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Defense, Department of Justice, DOD - Department of the Army, DOD - National Guard Bureau
Litigation
March 9, 2021

Missouri Legislature Records in Response to Request for Rep. Justin Hill Communications

New Mexico - Otero County
Agency Record
March 9, 2021

Missouri Legislature Records in Response to Request for Rep. Justin Hill Communications

Missouri House of Representatives
Agency Record
March 9, 2021

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOD, NGB, ARMY, DOJ, and USSS – Communications and Directives About Capitol Attack During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Justice, DHS - United States Secret Service, DOD - Department of the Army, DOD - National Guard Bureau
Litigation
March 5, 2021

Records Request to N.C. Legislature for State Sen. Steinburg’s Communications About U.S. Capitol Riot

North Carolina House of Representatives
FOIA Request
March 3, 2021

FPS Communications About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Homeland Security, DHS - Federal Protective Service
Agency Record
March 1, 2021

No Records Response from Regarding Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Homeland Security, DHS - United States Secret Service
Agency Reply
March 1, 2021

Records Request to Canadian County, Okla., Regarding Sheriff Chris West

Oklahoma - Canadian County
FOIA Request
March 1, 2021

Records Request to New Mexico Otero Board of County Commissioners for Couy Griffin’s Communications

New Mexico - Otero County
FOIA Request
February 18, 2021

Arizona Legislature Communications for Rep. Mark Finchem Concerning Capitol Riot

Arizona House of Representatives
Agency Record
February 18, 2021

Letter Supporting Creation of Commission to Investigate Capitol Attack

February 16, 2021

Records Request to Arizona Legislature for Communications Sent by Former Rep. Anthony Kern

Arizona House of Representatives
FOIA Request
February 16, 2021

Records Request to Arizona Legislature for Photos or Recordings Taken by Former Rep. Anthony Kern or Current Rep. Mark Finchem

Arizona House of Representatives
FOIA Request
February 16, 2021

FOIA to NGB Seeking Memorandum of Jan. 6, 2021, Call with Army and Capitol Police

Department of Defense, DOD - National Guard Bureau
FOIA Request
February 16, 2021

FOIA to Army Seeking Memorandum of Jan. 6, 2021, Call with National Guard and Capitol Police

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
FOIA Request
February 4, 2021

Records Request to Rhode Island General Assembly for Records of State Rep. Justin Price’s Communications

Rhode Island House of Representatives
FOIA Request
February 3, 2021

Ohio Department of Education Records of Board Member Kirsten Hill’s Emails Regarding U.S. Capitol Riot

Ohio Department of Education
Agency Record
January 29, 2021

Records Request to Maryland Department of Legislative Services for Del. Dan Cox Communications Related to Attack on U.S. Capitol

Maryland Department of Legislative Services
FOIA Request
January 29, 2021

Records Request to Missouri Legislature for Rep. Justin Hill Communications Related to Attack on U.S. Capitol

Missouri House of Representatives
FOIA Request
January 26, 2021

Records Request to Maryland Governor’s Office Regarding Communications About Capitol Riot with DOD and National Guard

Maryland Office of the Governor
FOIA Request
January 26, 2021

Records Request to Arizona Legislature for Rep. Mark Finchem’s Communications Concerning Capitol Riot

Arizona House of Representatives
FOIA Request
January 22, 2021

Records Request to Michigan House of Representatives for Expenditures by State Rep. Matt Maddock

Michigan House of Representatives
FOIA Request
January 21, 2021

Records Request to Pennsylvania Senate for Records of Early January Expenditures Made by State Senator Doug Mastriano

Pennsylvania Senate
FOIA Request
January 21, 2021

Records Request to Orange County, Calif., for Communications by Board Member Leandra Blades About U.S. Capitol Riot

California - Orange County
FOIA Request
January 21, 2021

Records Request to Whittier, Calif., for Communications by Councilwoman Jessica Martinez Around Invasion of U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021

California - City of Whittier
FOIA Request
January 21, 2021

Records Request to Franklin County, Ohio, for Communications About U.S. Capitol Riot

Ohio - Franklin County
FOIA Request
January 21, 2021

Records Request to Ohio Department of Education for Board Member Kirsten Hill’s Communications About U.S. Capitol Riot

Ohio Department of Education
FOIA Request
January 15, 2021

Records Request to West Virginia Legislature for Communications by Former State Delegate Derrick Evans

West Virginia House of Delegates
FOIA Request
January 12, 2021

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Militia Group Threat Analyses Ahead of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
January 12, 2021

FOIA to DOD Seeking Communications with Vice President Pence on Day of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
January 12, 2021

FOIA to Army Seeking Communications with Vice President Pence on Day of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
FOIA Request
January 12, 2021

FOIA to DOD Seeking Communications with President Trump or Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Day of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
January 12, 2021

FOIA to Army Seeking Communications with President Trump or Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Day of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
FOIA Request
January 12, 2021

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Memos Placing Limits on D.C. National Guard Ahead of Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to DOD for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to NGB for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense, DOD - National Guard Bureau
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to Army for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to DOJ for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Justice
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to ATF for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Justice, DOJ - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to U.S. Marshals Service for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Justice, DOJ - U.S. Marshals Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to FBI for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Justice, DOJ - Federal Bureau of Investigation
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to OLC for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Justice, DOJ - Office of Legal Counsel
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to DHS for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Homeland Security
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to FPS for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Homeland Security, DHS - Federal Protective Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to USSS for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of Homeland Security, DHS - United States Secret Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to NPS for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

Department of the Interior, DOI - National Park Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to DOD Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Defense
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to NGB Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Defense, DOD - National Guard Bureau
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to Army Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Defense, DOD - Department of the Army
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Justice
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to ATF Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Justice, DOJ - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to USMS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Justice, DOJ - U.S. Marshals Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to FBI Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Justice, DOJ - Federal Bureau of Investigation
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to OLC Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Justice, DOJ - Office of Legal Counsel
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to DHS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Homeland Security
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to FPS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Homeland Security, DHS - Federal Protective Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to USSS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of Homeland Security, DHS - United States Secret Service
FOIA Request
January 11, 2021

FOIA to NPS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

Department of the Interior, DOI - National Park Service
FOIA Request
January 1, 2021

Records Request to Idaho Attorney General’s Office for Records Related to RLDF’s Involvement with Jan. 6 Rally or Insurrection

Indiana Attorney General
FOIA Request