Jurisdiction: Federal

A Pandemic Is No Time for Secrecy

March 28, 2020
As the nation learns more about the Trump administration’s costly failures to prepare for the pandemic, there is another danger that could exacerbate the outbreak: lack of transparency.

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

FOIA to State Seeking All Records Reflecting Communications with CureVac

March 27, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of State seeking all records reflecting communications between senior officials and CureVac, a German company working to develop a coronavirus vaccine.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking All Records Reflecting Communications with CureVac

March 27, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Treasury seeking all records reflecting communications between senior officials and CureVac, a German company working to develop a coronavirus vaccine.

Request to HUD Seeking Directives Regarding the Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
Request to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) seeking directives regarding the coronavirus.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking All Records Reflecting Communications with CureVac

March 27, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Commerce seeking all records reflecting communications between senior officials and CureVac, a German company working to develop a coronavirus vaccine.

Request to HUD Seeking Risk Assessments Regarding the Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
Request to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) seeking risk assessments or analyses regarding the coronavirus.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Communications Regarding Companies Developing Vaccines or Treatments for Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services seeking communications regarding companies developing vaccines or treatments for coronavirus.

Request to HUD Seeking Sent Communications Containing Key Terms Related to the Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
Request to the Department of Housing and Urban Development Seeking Sent Communications Containing Key Terms Related to the Coronavirus

FOIA to FDA Seeking Communications Regarding Companies Developing Vaccines or Treatments for Coronavirus

March 27, 2020
FOIA to the Food and Drug Administration seeking communications regarding companies developing vaccines or treatments for coronavirus.