Topic: Environment & Energy

FOIA to BLM Seeking Records Regarding the Communications and Activities of Acting Director Pendley

September 19, 2019
FOIA request to the Bureau of Land Management seeking records relating to communications between Acting Director Pendley and industry interests, as well as ethics determinations relating to Acting Director Pendley.

FOIA to DOI Seeking Communications Between Joe Balash and Oil Search Ltd.

September 19, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior seeking communications between former Assistant Secretary Joe Balash and his new employer, Oil Search Ltd. American Oversight seeks information with the potential to reveal, at a minimum, whether and to what extent the former Assistant Secretary afforded his new employer any preferential access or treatment in his official capacity, where he was responsible for land and minerals management. The public deserves confidence that DOI’s decisions relating to mining and energy have been made without undue outside influence.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Communications with Industry Regarding Wastewater Blending

September 6, 2019
FOIA to EPA asking for communications regarding wastewater blending. This FOIA seeks records that could determine the existence and extent of influence of external organizations.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Records Relating to EPA’s Reversal on Pebble Mine

September 3, 2019
FOIA request to the Environmental Protection Agency seeking records relating to EPA’s recent decision to no longer oppose Pebble Mine, a copper and gold mining project in Alaska with severe anticipated environmental impacts.

FOIA to DOE Seeking Communications Between Chief of Staff Brian McCormack and External Entities

August 29, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Energy seeking communications between outside interests and DOE Chief of Staff Brian McCormack.

FOIA to DOE Seeking Ethics Information Regarding Chief of Staff Brian McCormack

August 29, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Energy seeking ethics determinations, recusals, and waivers regarding Chief of Staff Brian McCormack.

FOIA to USGS Seeking Communications with Industry Groups

August 28, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Survey seeking communications from political appointees to industry groups.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Peter Wright’s Calendars

August 23, 2019
FOIA to the Environmental Protection Agency seeking the calendars of former Special Counsel to the Administrator Peter Wright.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Ethics Information Related to Peter Wright

August 23, 2019
FOIA to the Environmental Protection Agency seeking ethics information related to former Special Counsel to the Administrator Peter Wright.

FOIA to EPA Seeking Peter Wright’s Communications with DowDuPont

August 23, 2019
FOIA to the Environmental Protection Agency seeking communications between former Special Counsel to the Administrator Peter Wright and his former employer, DowDuPont.