Topic: Budget, Taxes & the Economy

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership

April 1, 2020
FOIA to Commerce seeking email communications of senior leadership related to coronavirus.

FOIA to BIS Seeking Email Communications of Senior Leadership

April 1, 2020
FOIA to BIS seeking email communications of senior leadership related to coronavirus.

FOIA to Commerce Seeking Directives Regarding the Defense Production Act

April 1, 2020
FOIA to Commerce seeking directives and guidance regarding the implementation of the Defense Production Act

FOIA to BIS Seeking Directives Regarding the Defense Production Act

April 1, 2020
FOIA to BIS seeking directives and guidance regarding the implementation of the Defense Production Act

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

We Cannot Let Trump Use a National Emergency to Get Rich and Ignore the Constitution

March 24, 2020
Trump's entire presidency has provided example after example of his own financial enrichment and political interests superseding the public good and the U.S. Constitution.

News Roundup: Testing, Messaging and Missed Chances

March 20, 2020
The Trump administration’s early mismanagement of the novel coronavirus outbreak has put thousands of lives in danger.

OCC Communications with Financial Institutions Regarding Leveraged Loans

March 18, 2020
Records from the Department of the Treasury's Office of the Comptroller of Currency (OCC) in response to American Oversight's request for communications with key individuals in Congress, various trade associations, and financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, and Bank of America regarding leveraged loans.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Records of Meetings Regarding the Impoundment Control Act

March 18, 2020
FOIA request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) seeking calendar entries of OMB leadership referring to the Impoundment Control Act.

FOIA to OMB Seeking Email Communications Regarding the Impoundment Control Act

March 18, 2020
FOIA request to the Office of Management and Budget seeking emails send by OMB leadership referring to the Impoundment Control Act.