Topic: Congress

FHFA Hensarling Communications FOIA Response

August 16, 2017
FHFA's response to American Oversight's FOIA request (FHFA-17-0138) for communications with the House Financial Services Committee regarding proposed legislation or administrative actions.

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

August 11, 2017
American Oversight filed a lawsuit to force the release of emails between the Treasury Department and the House Financial Services Committee – challenging Chairman Jeb Hensarling’s assertion that the public has no right to view the documents.

FOIA Request to OMB Requesting Communications with Congress Regarding the Debt Ceiling

August 11, 2017
FOIA request to the Office of Management and Budget requesting all communications with Congress regarding the debt ceiling.

FOIA Request to Treasury Requesting Communications with Congress Regarding the Debt Ceiling

August 11, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of the Treasury requesting all communications with Congress regarding the debt ceiling.

Complaint: American Oversight v. Treasury – Congressional Correspondence

August 11, 2017
Lawsuit against the Treasury Department seeking the release of communications between Treasury and the House Financial Services Committee regarding financial regulation.

FOIA Request to Treasury Department Tax Legislation Treasury Staff to Congress

August 7, 2017
Records detailing communications between Treasury Department staff and Congress about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code.

FOIA Request to IRS Tax Legislation IRS Staff to Congress

August 7, 2017
Records detailing communications between IRS staff and Congress about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code.

FOIA Request to OMB Tax Legislation OMB Staff to Congress

August 7, 2017
Records detailing communications between OMB staff and Congress about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code.

NCUA Final Responsive Records Regarding American Oversight May 9 FOIA Request

August 2, 2017
NCUA responsive records regarding American Oversight's request (NCUA-17-0191) for communications regarding American Oversight’s previous FOIA request filed on May 9, 2017.

Open Letter to Rep. Gowdy: Do Your Job

July 31, 2017
We urge you to put politics aside and ask the hard questions, demand answers, and follow the truth wherever it leads. Now more than ever, we need leaders in Congress who will stand up and fight to stem the tide of corruption.