Topic: Influence & Access

Watchdog Groups Launch Joint Investigation into EPA Oversight of Toxic Substances Control Act

August 30, 2017
American Oversight and the Environmental Working Group (EWG) today opened an investigation into industry influence at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its role in loosening restrictions on dangerous chemicals imposed through the Toxic Substances Control Act.

No Records Response Regarding Outsourcing of Carrier Jobs

August 28, 2017
USTR stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's FOIA request for communications regarding the outsourcing of certain Carrier jobs.

FOIA Request to Treasury regarding Steve Mnuchin to View Eclipse

August 28, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Treasury regarding Steve Mnuchin’s recent trip to Kentucky.

FOIA Request to HUD Regarding Ben Carson Jr. and Interprise Partners

August 25, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Housing and Urban Development regarding Ben Carson's involvement and meetings seeking all relevant communications related to his visits and Interprise Partners.