Jurisdiction: Federal

FOIA to HHS Regarding School Discipline Guidance and Secretary DeVos’ Safety Commission

May 2, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking communications regarding the establishment or activities of the School Safety Commission, the Obama administration’s guidance on school discipline, GAO report “K-12 Education: Discipline Disparities for Black Students, Boys, and Students with Disabilities," or racial disparities in school discipline policies between Alex Azar and others in the HHS Secretary's office.

FOIA to DOJ Regarding School Discipline Guidance and Secretary DeVos’ Safety Commission

May 2, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications regarding the establishment or activities of the School Safety Commission, the Obama administration’s guidance on school discipline, GAO report “K-12 Education: Discipline Disparities for Black Students, Boys, and Students with Disabilities," or racial disparities in school discipline policies between Jeff Sessions and others in the Attorney General's office.

FOIA to DHS Regarding School Discipline Guidance and Secretary DeVos’ Safety Commission.

May 2, 2018
FOIA to DHS seeking communications regarding the establishment or activities of the School Safety Commission, the Obama administration’s guidance on school discipline, GAO report “K-12 Education: Discipline Disparities for Black Students, Boys, and Students with Disabilities," or racial disparities in school discipline policies between Security Kirstjen Nielsen and others her office.

EPA Senior Staff Phone Logs Early 2017

May 2, 2018
Desk and cell phone records for EPA senior staff. All phone numbers are redacted.

OSC Finds FCC Commissioner O’Rielly Violated Hatch Act

May 1, 2018
In response to American Oversight’s complaint, the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) found Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Michael O’Rielly violated the Hatch Act during an appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). O’Rielly advocated for Donald Trump’s re-election while speaking at CPAC in his official capacity.

HUD Memo Regarding the Installation of a Security System of Carson’s Home

May 1, 2018
Record of a memo from HUD regarding Secretary Ben Carson's request to have the agency pay for the installation of a security system at the Carson home.

FOIA to DHS Regarding Nondisclosure Agreements and Restrictions on Appointees

May 1, 2018
FOIA to DHS seeking communications concerning actual or potential limitations on the ability of current or former federal employees to communicate with Congress between the White House and appointees.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Restrictions on Communications with Congress

May 1, 2018
FOIA seeking all DHS forms, policies, instructions, or agreements provided to DHS employees or otherwise implemented since January 20, 2017 that reference communications with Congress, including those with either non-disclosure or non-disparagement provisions, and including all modifications, rescissions, or other changes. This FOIA is also seeking other records related to restriction of communications.

FOIA to DOJ Regarding Nondisclosure Agreements and Restrictions on Appointees

May 1, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications concerning actual or potential limitations on the ability of current or former federal employees to communicate with Congress between the White House and appointees.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Restrictions on Communications with Congress and other Nondisclosure Agreements

May 1, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking forms, policies, instructions, or agreements provided to DHS employees or otherwise implemented since January 20, 2017 that reference communications with Congress, including those with either non-disclosure or non-disparagement provisions, and including all modifications, rescissions, or other changes. This FOIA is also seeking other records related to restriction of communications.