Jurisdiction: Federal

FOIA to State Seeking Communications Regarding Plans to Encourage China to Investigate the President’s Political Opponents

October 17, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking communications of officials containing key terms that may relate to a plan to encourage China to investigate political opponents of the president.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications with Rudy Giuliani or Trump Allies Regarding Any Plan to Encourage China to Investigate Political Opponents of the President

October 17, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking communications with Rudy Giuliani, conservative activists such as Steve Bannon, and State officials regarding any plan to encourage the Chinese government to pursue investigations into political opponents of the President.

Complaint: American Oversight v. State – Agency Records Regarding Giuliani, Volker, Parnas, and Fruman

October 12, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of State for emails sent by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo or other senior officials referencing President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, 2020 presidential candidate Joe Biden, or Ukrainian-born businessmen Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman. The lawsuit also seeks the calendars of former Ukraine special representative Kurt Volker and his communications with Giuliani.

FOIA to DOD Seeking Legal Analysis Regarding the Withholding of Funds Appropriated for Ukraine

October 11, 2019
FOIA to DOD seeking legal analysis regarding any decisions to withhold funds or assistance designated for Ukraine. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on whether and to what extent the political interests of the president have influenced the administration's policies and actions in Ukraine. 

FOIA to State Seeking Communications with Former Special Representative Kurt Volker

October 11, 2019
FOIA to State seeking department communications with former Special Representative Kurt Volker. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on whether and to what extent the political interests of the president have influenced the administrations policies and actions in Ukraine.

News Roundup: Impeachment, Obstruction, and More Questions about Rick Perry

October 11, 2019
Questions continue to arise about Energy Secretary Rick Perry, who this week was subpoenaed by the House in the impeachment investigation.
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FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications Related to Public Statements about Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Customs and Border Protection seeking communications about public statements made by the president about Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications Related to Transport of Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to CBP seeking communications with Caribbean cruise ship companies related to transport and immigration processing of Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications Related to Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to CBP seeking communications with parties outside the federal government related to Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications Related to Bahamian Refugees from Hurricane Dorian

October 10, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking communications with parties outside the federal government related to Bahamian refugees from Hurricane Dorian.