Jurisdiction: Federal

Lawsuit Seeks Records of Trump Administration Efforts to Restrict Abortion Rights of Immigrant Minors

February 1, 2018
American Oversight is representing Equity Forward and Campaign for Accountability in litigation against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services seeking records regarding the efforts to prevent unaccompanied immigrant minors from exercising their constitutional right to abortion.

Complaint: Equity Forward vs. HHS – Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors Seeking Abortion Rights

February 1, 2018
Complaint on behalf of Equity Forward against Health and Human Services (HHS) regarding unaccompanied immigrant minors who are seeking abortion rights.

HUD Records Relating to Ben Carson Jr

February 1, 2018
Documents from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) related to the role of Secretary Carson's son, Ben Carson Jr., at the department and his participation in a listening tour event in Baltimore.

NRR Regarding DOJ Search History

February 1, 2018
NRR from DOJ in response to two FOIA requests for the web histories of a number of individuals in selected DOJ offices.

DHS Response Regarding OGE Data Call

February 1, 2018
Response from DHS regarding our OGE data call FOIA request. The letter points us to an OGE webpage that provides instructions on receiving copies of the data call responses.

FOIA to HUD Regarding Merlynn Carson’s Influence

February 1, 2018
FOIA to HUD regarding Merlynn Carson's role at HUD and questionable no-bid government contract that was awarded to her company. The FOIA is to find out if Ms. Carson may be influencing and/or benefitting from federal policy.

FOIA to HHS Regarding Merlynn Carson’s Contract with CMS

February 1, 2018
FOIA to HHS seeking communications related to the federal contract with CMS that was awarded to Merlynn Carson’s company, Myriddian, LLC

FOIA Regarding Sessions’ Recusal

January 31, 2018
FOIA seeking advice or analysis of the issue of Attorney General Sessions’s recusal from “any existing or future investigations of any matters related in any way to the campaigns for President of the United States."

FOIA to DOJ Regarding Sessions’ Decision to Rescind 25 Guidance Documents

January 31, 2018
FOIA seeking communications and policy documents reflecting any reasoning behind to the decision to rescind 25 guidances.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications with HUD and Education

January 31, 2018
FOIA seeking communications with HUD and Education related to the decision to rescind 25 guidance documents.