Topic: Congress

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.

FOIA Request to NCUA Communications With Congress Regarding FOIA

July 31, 2017
All communications between NCUA and any member of Congress or congressional staff regarding American Oversight’s May 9, 2017 FOIA request.

Call for Senate Investigation of Trump Interference in US Attorney Selection Process

July 25, 2017
American Oversight submitted a letter today to Senators Grassley and Feinstein, the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, calling on them to fully investigate reports that President Trump personally interviewed a candidate for the post of U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia.

FOIA Request to HHS Communications between Tom Price and GOP Senators

July 25, 2017
Records and communications related to a meeting that occurred on or about June 20, 2017 between HHS Secretary Tom Price and Republican senators.

NCUA Hensarling Communications FOIA Response

July 21, 2017
The NCUA's response to American Oversight's FOIA request (NCUA-17-0139) for communications with the House Financial Services Committee regarding proposed legislation or administrative actions. Contains interim and final responses.

American Oversight Sues HHS and OMB For Secret Trump Letter Outlining Plan to Weaken Obamacare

July 20, 2017
With the Trump administration’s health care reform efforts stalled yet again, American Oversight today sued to force the release of a March letter from President Trump to House Republicans detailing potential administrative options he could use to undermine the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Complaint: American Oversight v. HHS and OMB – Sabotage Memo

July 20, 2017
Complaint against HHS and OMB seeking copy of any memo sent from the administration to Congressional Republicans regarding potential regulatory actions related to the Affordable Care Act. Concerns FOIAs HHS-17-0133 and HHS-17-0134.

Investigation of Trump Administration Actions and the AT&T-Time Warner Merger

July 11, 2017
Non-partisan ethics watchdog American Oversight today called on Congressional leaders to investigate the Trump administration’s handling of the proposed merger between Time Warner and AT&T.