Jurisdiction: Federal

News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions

September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
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FOIA to EPA Seeking Communications with Industry Regarding Wastewater Blending

September 6, 2019
FOIA to EPA asking for communications regarding wastewater blending. This FOIA seeks records that could determine the existence and extent of influence of external organizations.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Email Communications with “Abortion Reversal” Advocates

September 6, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking email communications with Dr. George Delgado and other advocates of “abortion reversal." American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether and to what extent abortion reversal has gained support among federal officials, and whether any action has been taken on this issue.

FOIA to HHS Seeking Email Communications Regarding “Abortion Reversal”

September 6, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking email communications regarding “abortion reversal.” American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether and to what extent abortion reversal has gained support among federal officials, and whether any action has been taken on this issue.

FOIA to ACF Seeking Email Communications with “Abortion Reversal” Advocates

September 6, 2019
FOIA request to the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) seeking email communications with Dr. George Delgado and other advocates of “abortion reversal.” American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether and to what extent abortion reversal has gained support among federal officials, and whether any action has been taken on this issue.

FOIA to ACF Seeking Email Communications Regarding “Abortion Reversal”

September 6, 2019
FOIA request to the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) seeking email communications regarding “abortion reversal.” American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether and to what extent abortion reversal has gained support among federal officials, and whether any action has been taken on this issue.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Email Communications with “Abortion Reversal” Advocates

September 6, 2019
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) seeking email communications with Dr. George Delgado and other advocates of “abortion reversal.” American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether and to what extent abortion reversal has gained support among federal officials, and whether any action has been taken on this issue.

FOIA to CMS Seeking Email Communications Regarding “Abortion Reversal”

September 6, 2019
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) seeking email communications regarding “abortion reversal.” American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether and to what extent abortion reversal has gained support among federal officials, and whether any action has been taken on this issue.

FOIA to DOD Seeking Records Reflecting Secretary Esper’s Ethics Compliance

September 6, 2019
FOIA to the Department of Defense seeking records reflecting the implementation of Secretary Esper’s ethics screening arrangement, which is necessary to prevent Esper from participating in matters affecting his former employer, defense contractor Raytheon. Esper was a top lobbyist for Raytheon immediately prior to joining the Trump administration.

DOJ Withheld Records Response Regarding the Use of Eminent Domain for a Border Wall

September 5, 2019
Response from the Department of Justice stating that the department is withholding records responsive to American Oversight's FOIA request for documents regarding the use of eminent domain for the border wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, including communications, analysis, or legal advice.