Topic: Environment & Energy

FOIA Request to EPA Emails Pruitt and Staff to Non Gov Accounts

June 23, 2017
Emails between Scott Pruitt or senior EPA staff and email accounts not ending in .gov.

FOIA Request to EPA Emails Between Pruitt and Staff June 1 to June 15 2017

June 23, 2017
Emails between Scott Pruitt and EPA senior staff between June 1 and June 15, 2017.

EPA’s Chemical Industry Agenda

June 22, 2017
Under former Administrator Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency has moved to ease regulations on the use of dangerous pesticides and other toxic substances - even overruling the agency's own scientists to advance policies favored by the chemical industry.

American Oversight and Environmental Working Group Challenge EPA Over Failure to Release Pesticide Records

June 22, 2017
American Oversight today filed suit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to force the release of documents and communications regarding Administrator Scott Pruitt’s decision on March 29th to overrule Agency scientists and permit the continued use of the neurotoxic pesticide chlorpyrifos.

Complaint: American Oversight v. EPA – Chlorpyrifos (Dismissed)

June 22, 2017
Complaint filed by American Oversight against the EPA seeking records relating to EPA's decision to reverse a proposed ban on the toxic pesticide chlorpyrifos. Voluntarily dismissed February 27, 2018.

FOIA Request to Department of Commerce Government Studies of Pesticides

June 22, 2017
Communications regarding government studies of certain pesticides.

FOIA Request to Interior Department Government Studies of Pesticides

June 22, 2017
Communications regarding government studies of certain pesticides.

Watchdog Group Files Lawsuit on Trump Border Wall

June 16, 2017
Non-partisan ethics watchdog American Oversight today filed suit against the Trump administration to force the release of communications, documents, and plans related to the president’s proposed border wall.

FOIA to DOI Regarding the Impact of the Proposed Border Wall on Endangered Species

April 27, 2017
FOIA to DOI seeking assessment or analysis of the impact, including the impact on endangered species, of building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

FOIA to EPA Regarding the Impact of the Proposed Border Wall on Endangered Species

April 27, 2017
FOIA seeking assessment or analysis of the impact of building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.