Topic: Ethics & Conflicts

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner’s Roles in the Administration

September 25, 2017
Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner appear to play important, wide-ranging roles in the Trump White House - and documents uncovered by American Oversight and the media have suggested that they have continued using private email accounts to conduct official business. With two members of President Trump's own family occupying positions of power and influence, it is important for the public to understand how Ms. Trump and Mr. Kushner carrying out their duties and whether they are following the rules.

Austin Evers Discusses Trump Inaugural Funds on MSNBC

September 18, 2017
American Oversight's Executive Director, Austin Evers, spoke with MSNBC's Ari Melber about President Trump's pledge to donate his surplus inauguration contributions to charity and the importance of holding the administration accountable.

New Lawsuit: Did the FBI Really Advise Sessions to Omit Russian Contacts?

September 12, 2017
On behalf of People For the American Way, American Oversight sued DOJ and FBI over Sessions’ failure to disclose Russian contacts on his security clearance application.