Jurisdiction: Federal

News Roundup: Whose Stockpile, and Which States?

April 3, 2020
It shouldn’t be surprising that the president, who downplayed the crisis until just a few weeks ago, is once again avoiding taking responsibility.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Directive from the White House to Not Reopen HealthCare.gov for a Special Enrollment Period

April 2, 2020
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services seeking directives from the White House to not reopen healthcare.gov for a special enrollment period.

FOIA to State Seeking Records Regarding Nigeria Visa Restrictions

April 2, 2020
FOIA request the Department of State for records concerning the January 2020 decision to impose U.S. visa restrictions on Nigerian nationals.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Records Regarding Nigeria Visa Restrictions

April 2, 2020
FOIA request the Department of Homeland Security for records concerning the January 2020 decision to impose U.S. visa restrictions on Nigerian nationals.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications Concerning the Issue of Abortion and Domestic Terror Threats

April 2, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking communications containing key works related to the issue of abortion. In February 2020, FBI Director Christopher Wray stated before the House Judiciary Committee that “abortion violent extremism” is now included in the agency’s categorization of terrorism efforts.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking All Coronavirus Briefing Materials Prepared for Jared Kushner

April 2, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services seeking all coronavirus-related briefing materials prepared for Jared Kushner.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Coronavirus Intelligence Products

April 1, 2020
FOIA request the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Department of Homeland Security, Department of State, Defense Intelligence Agency, and Central Intelligence Agency seeking all finished intelligence products regarding the coronavirus outbreak and the risk of its spread.

Political Interference in the 2020 Census

April 1, 2020
We've been investigating the rollout of the 2020 census, including the administration’s attempt to add a citizenship question and the misleading mailers sent by the Republican National Committee.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership

April 1, 2020
FOIA to Commerce seeking email communications of senior leadership related to coronavirus.

FOIA to BIS Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership

April 1, 2020
FOIA to BIS seeking email communications of senior leadership related to coronavirus.