Jurisdiction: Federal

FOIA to FEMA Regarding Puerto Rico Seeking Communications with Food Retailers

April 19, 2018
FOIA seeking communications between FEMA and Walmart and other food retailers in Puerto Rico concerning requests for fuel from food retailers in Puerto Rico, retailer decisions to close for any period of time due to a lack of fuel, and food waste following Hurricane Maria and Irma.

FOIA to FEMA Regarding Bids for Contract Following Hurricanes Maria and Irma

April 19, 2018
FOIA seeking records of all contracts related to the response to Hurricanes Maria and Irma in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands that have been cancelled, are in default, or have previously been in default and any communications regarding these contracts.

FOIA to FEMA Regarding a Particular Contract Following Hurricanes Maria and Irma

April 19, 2018
FOIA seeking al bids submitted for contract solicitation number HSFE70-17-R-MARIAMEALS.

FOIA to ED Seeking Communications Regarding Student Loans

April 19, 2018
FOIA to Education seeking records that would shed light on the influence that for-profit companies—including current government contractors—have on plans to overhaul federal student loan servicing and collections.

FOIA Regarding The President’s Decision to Pardon Scooter Libby

April 17, 2018
FOIA requesting that the Office of the Attorney General, the Office of the Deputy Attorney General, the Office of Public Affairs, and the Office of the Pardon Attorney produce emails that contain any of the following words: Scooter, Libby, Cheney, Plame, or Fitzgerald.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking White House Communications Involving Specific Search Terms

April 17, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between the Office of Solicitor General and White House involving specific search terms.

Lawsuit Seeks Scott Pruitt and Nino Perrotta Travel and Security Spending Records

April 17, 2018
New lawsuit asks the court to order EPA to release records including waivers authorizing Pruitt and Perrotta to spend taxpayer funds on first class plane tickets, along with any communications between Perrotta and his business partner, Edwin Steinmetz, a private security consultant to whom Perrotta steered a $3,000 federal contract to "sweep" Pruitt's office for listening devices.

Statement On Scott Pruitt’s Illegal Spending Spree

April 16, 2018
American Oversight released the following statement after the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt broke federal spending laws when he spent $43,000 to install a soundproof phone booth in his office.

DOJ Emails Regarding Contraceptive Coverage Litigation

April 16, 2018
DOJ Civil Division and Office of the Solicitor General emails regarding litigation and attorney's fees related to the ACA's birth control benefit.