Topic: Consumer and Worker Protections

News Roundup: Georgia’s Disastrous Election, the Administration’s Alarming Protest Response, and Barr’s Troubling Tenure

June 12, 2020
As stirring protests against police brutality gripped the nation’s attention and as the coronavirus continued its tragic spread through multiple states, Georgia held a chaotic primary election.

FOIA to ED Seeking Federal Student Aid Head Performance Agreement Evaluations and Transmission to Congress

June 11, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Education seeking FSA chief operating officer performance evaluations under required performance agreements and records reflecting required transmission to Congress of FSA COO performance agreements. American Oversight filed this request in partnership with Student Defense.

FOIA to ED Seeking Federal Student Aid Head Performance Agreements

June 11, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Education seeking FSA chief operating officer performance agreements, which federal law requires the department to enter into annually and then make public. American Oversight filed this request in partnership with Student Defense.

FOIA to DOJ’s Civil Division for Communications with the Trump Campaign About Former White House Staffer Cliff Sims’s NDA

June 5, 2020
FOIA to DOJ’s Civil Division seeking communications with the Trump campaign regarding White House staffer Cliff Sims’ nondisclosure agreement and arbitration and lawsuit over the NDA.

FOIA to DOJ Attorney General for Communications Related to Former White House Staffer Cliff Sims’s NDA

June 5, 2020
FOIA to the DOJ Office of the Attorney General seeking communications with the arbitrator regarding White House staffer Cliff Sims’ nondisclosure agreement and arbitration and lawsuit over the NDA.

FOIA to DOJ Attorney General for Communications with the White House Related to Former Staffer Cliff Sims’s NDA

June 5, 2020
FOIA to the DOJ Office of the Attorney General seeking communications with the White House regarding White House staffer Cliff Sims’ nondisclosure agreement and arbitration and lawsuit over the NDA.

FOIA to DOJ Attorney General for Communications with the Trump Campaign Related to Former White House Staffer Cliff Sims’s NDA

June 5, 2020
FOIA to the Office of the Attorney General seeking communications with the Trump campaign regarding White House staffer Cliff Sims’ nondisclosure agreement and arbitration and lawsuit over the NDA.

FOIA to CDC for Interagency Comms About Meat Plant Covid-19 Outbreaks

June 5, 2020
FOIA to Centers for Disease Control requesting emails with Department of Agriculture and Department of Labor leaders, related to Covid-19 outbreaks in meat-processing plants.

FOIA to CDC for External Comms About Meat Plant Covid-19 Outbreaks

June 5, 2020
FOIA to Centers for Disease Control requesting emails with meat industry representatives, about Covid-19 outbreaks in meat-processing plants.

FOIA to CDC for White House Records About Covid-19 Outbreaks in Meat-Processing Plants

June 5, 2020
FOIA to the Centers for Disease Control requesting communications and directives from White House officials about Covid-19 outbreaks in meat processing plants.