Topic: Business and Economic Policy

No Records Response from CFTC Regarding Shadow Bank Regulation

April 13, 2020
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records regarding shadow bank regulation.

USSS Expense Records for Pence Visit to Ireland

April 13, 2020
Records from the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Secret Service (USSS) of USSS expenses from Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Ireland.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records from a Meeting with Bank Executives on March 11, 2020

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Reserve, U.S. Department of Treasury, and Small Business Administration seeking records from March 11, 2020 meeting with bank executives.

News Roundup: Corruption and Coronavirus

April 10, 2020
Trump is apparently counting on the public to be too distracted by the coronavirus to pay much attention to his continuing dictator-like purges of government officials and his brazen rejection of oversight. 

FOIA to Federal Reserve Seeking Communications with Banking Industry During Coronavirus Outbreak

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Reserve seeking communications with select banking industry groups and individuals during the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to Federal Reserve Seeking Communications with Bank Executives During Coronavirus Outbreak

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Reserve seeking communications with bank executives during the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Communications with Bank Executives During Coronavirus Outbreak

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Treasury seeking communications with bank executives during the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to SBA Seeking Communications with Bank Executives During Coronavirus Outbreak

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the Small Business Administration seeking communications with bank executives during the coronavirus outbreak.

FOIA to the Federal Reserve Seeking Records Reflecting BlackRock Consulting Arrangement

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the Federal Reserve seeking records reflecting details of an arrangment with BlackRock to advise the Federal Reserve.

FOIA to Treasury Seeking Records Reflecting Consulting Arrangement with Private Industry Groups

April 10, 2020
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Treasury seeking records reflecting details of an arrangment with PJT Partners, Moelis and Company, and Perella Weinberg Partners to advise the department.