Topic: Abuse of Power

Complaint: American Oversight v. GSA – FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed on behalf of American Oversight against GSA seeking communications regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed on behalf of American Oversight against DOJ seeking communications regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

Complaint: American Oversight v. FBI – FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed on behalf of American Oversight against the FBI seeking communications regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ, FBI, OMB, and GSA – White House Meetings Regarding FBI Headquarters

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against DOJ, FBI, OMB, and GSA seeking records of White House meetings regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

Investigation Update: Loyalty Tests and Retaliation

September 19, 2018
American Oversight has been investigating expectations of loyalty across the government, as well as attempts to purge employees who used to work in the Obama administration.

Swamp Airlines: Chartered Jets at Taxpayer Expense

September 19, 2018
American Oversight is investigating the Trump Administration’s repeated use of chartered aircraft for government travel. High-priced travel at taxpayer expense has become a pattern in the Trump administration – and the public has a right to know where our tax dollars are going.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Communications with the White House Regarding the Headquarters Consolidation Project

August 30, 2018
FOIA to OMB seeking communications with the White House regarding the FBI headquarters consolidation project. This FOIA was submitted to shed light on whether the president's personal financial interests influenced the future FBI headquarters, which has national security considerations.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking January Meeting Notes Regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

August 30, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking all meeting notes, agendas, informational material, readouts, and follow-up conversation notes related to the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project from any White House meetings both in Chief of Staff John Kelly's office and in the Oval Office that may have addressed the topic and that took place on or about January 24, 2018, with GSA Administrator Emily Murphy, Chief of Staff Kelly, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, FBI Director Christopher Wray, and/or President Donald Trump in attendance.

FOIA to GSA Seeking June Meeting Notes Regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

August 30, 2018
FOIA to GSA seeking all meeting notes, agendas, informational material, readouts, and follow-up conversation notes related to the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project from any White House meetings that may have addressed the topic and that took place on or about June 15, 2018, with GSA Administrator Emily Murphy, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, FBI Director Christopher Wray, OMB Deputy Director Russ Vought, White House Counsel Don McGahn, White House Director of Legislative Affairs and Assistant to the President Marc Short, and/or President Donald Trump in attendance.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications Between DOJ and Trump Organization Officials

August 30, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between DOJ and Trump Organization officials, or any individuals associated with the Trump Organization LLC or Trump Hotels, including but not limited to Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump, Ivanka Trump, and Jared Kushner. This FOIA was submitted to shed light on whether the president's personal financial interests influenced the future FBI headquarters, which has national security considerations.