Topic: Abuse of Power

Letter to State Department: Preservation of Volker Text Messages

September 28, 2019
Letter from American Oversight to the State Department calling for the department to preserve any records of communications, including text messages, that may be in the possession of Kurt Volker, the former Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations who reportedly served as Rudy Giuliani's main contact.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records Regarding President Trump’s Call with Ukrainian President Zelensky

September 25, 2019
FOIA to multiple agencies seeking all versions of transcripts, readouts, summaries, or other notes reflecting the contents of President Trump’s call on July 25, 2019, with Ukrainian President Zelensky.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Records Reflecting Efforts to Pressure Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Opponents

September 25, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Justice seeking email communications that may relate to any untoward effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate one of President Trump’s political opponents, Joe Biden, in an effort to give the president an electoral advantage.

FOIA to State Seeking Calendars of U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland

September 25, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking calendars of U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland, who has reportedly assisted the president’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, in his efforts to meet Ukrainian officials to encourage an investigation of the president’s perceived political opponents.

FOIA to State Seeking Records Reflecting Efforts to Pressure Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Opponents

September 25, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the State seeking email communications that may relate to any untoward effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate one of President Trump’s political opponents, Joe Biden, in an effort to give the president an electoral advantage.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications Related to Efforts by Rudy Giuliani to Encourage Ukrainian Investigations

September 25, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State seeking email communications of the U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland containing key terms related to reported efforts of the president’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, to encourage the government of Ukraine to investigate President Trump’s perceived political opponents.

American Oversight Statement on Impeachment Inquiry

September 25, 2019
An impeachment investigation is absolutely warranted in light of the extraordinary allegations about President Trump's dealings with Ukraine.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Records Reflecting Efforts to Pressure Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Opponents

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the Department of the Treasury seeking email communications that may relate to any untoward effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate one of President Trump’s political opponents, Joe Biden, in an effort to give the president an electoral advantage.

FOIA to State seeking Communications Regarding Efforts to Meddle in Ukrainian Investigations

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State (DOS) seeking records reflecting communications with the president’s personal attorneys, including Rudy Giuliani, and records reflecting communications about efforts to influence the Ukrainian government to investigate the president’s political opponents.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications Related to Efforts to Pressure Ukraine to Investigate the President’s Political Opponent

September 24, 2019
FOIA to the Department of State (DOS) seeking email communications that may relate to any untoward effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate one of President Trump’s political opponents, Joe Biden, in an attempt to give the president an electoral advantage.