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News August 11, 2017

Ethics Watchdog Sues Treasury to Obtain Emails with House Financial Services Committee

Financial Services Chairman Hensarling Instructed Agencies to Withhold Correspondence from FOIA Requests Washington, DC – Non-partisan ethics watchdog group American Oversight today filed a… Read More

News August 4, 2017

Ethics 101: Twitter Ads Follow President Trump to Bedminster, NJ

American Oversight Launches Digital Ad Campaign Directed at @realDonaldTrump’s Twitter Feed; Calls on Him to Stop Flouting Ethics Regulations and Wasting Taxpayer… Read More

News August 2, 2017

New Health Care Documents Show Effort to Hide Details of Negotiations

American Oversight Challenges Excessive Redactions in Health Care Negotiation Documents Released by HHS and OMB in Response to FOIA Lawsuit Washington, DC – New… Read More

News August 1, 2017

Statement on Waiver of Environmental Regulations for Border Wall

Washington, DC – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced a waiver allowing it to disregard environmental laws and regulations that would have… Read More

News August 1, 2017

American Oversight Obtains Attorney General Sessions SF-86 Signature Page

American Oversight has obtained and released the page of Attorney General Sessions’s security clearance application on which he signed his name below a certification that… Read More

News July 31, 2017

Open Letter to Rep. Gowdy: Do Your Job

Chairman Gowdy, As a prosecutor, you pursued justice regardless of the political affiliation of the defendant. Corruption follows power, not party. The same applies as… Read More

News July 28, 2017

American Oversight Calls for Investigation into Scaramucci Contact with FBI and DOJ

Scaramucci’s claim of having “digital fingerprints on everything they’ve done through the F.B.I. and the fucking Department of Justice,” points to possibly… Read More

News July 28, 2017

Watchdog Group Calls for Hatch Act Investigation of Gorka

American Oversight Asks Office of Special Counsel to Determine if White House Aide Seb Gorka’s Campaign Rally Tweets Broke Federal Law Washington, DC – Nonpartisan… Read More

News July 27, 2017

Call for OSC Investigation of Pruitt Travel to Oklahoma

American Oversight Asks Office of Special Counsel to Investigate Whether EPA Administrator Pruitt Violated Federal Rules Against Taxpayer Funding of Personal and Political Travel Washington,… Read More

News July 26, 2017

American Oversight Sues FCC to Obtain Net Neutrality Communications with Industry Groups

Lawsuit Seeks Records of Meetings Between FCC Officials and Telecom Industry Washington, DC – As the Trump administration moves ahead with plans to end Net… Read More

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