Topic: Influence & Access

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.

No Records Response From CFTC Regarding Trump Properties

August 21, 2017
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's no records response to American Oversight's FOIA seeking guidance or emails relating to events at Trump properties or reimbursements paid to employees for expenses at Trump properties, including records of the total cost of payments or reimbursements for expenses at Trump properties.

DHS Response to FOIA Request About Wall Contracting

August 19, 2017
DHS responded to American Oversight's FOIA request (DHS-17-0184) for records identifying the members of the selection committee that will make decisions about awarding the wall contracts. DHS said it was prohibited from releasing the requested records.

Resume Shows Trump Appointee Falsified Credentials

August 18, 2017
The official resume of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) official Lynne Patton - who was chosen by President Trump to lead HUD's New York region - shows that she deliberately misrepresented her education at both Yale University and Quinnipiac University Law School when she applied for the job.

DOL Records of Reimbursement for Trump Property Expenses

August 18, 2017
The Department of Labor's response to American Oversight's FOIA request (MULTI-17-0252-274) for guidance or emails relating to events at Trump properties or reimbursements paid to employees for expenses at Trump properties; records of the total cost of payments or reimbursements for expenses at Trump properties.

FOIA Request to EPA Regarding Konkus

August 18, 2017
FOIA request to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding Konkus' ability to review grant solicitations and seeking calendars and logs.

FOIA Request to EPA Regarding Konkus Grant Decisions

August 18, 2017
FOIA request to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding Konkus' ability to review grant solicitations and seeking grant decisions.

FOIA Request to EPA Regarding Konkus Grant Decisions and Internal Communications

August 18, 2017
FOIA request to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding Konkus' ability to review grant solicitations and seeking information related to his internal communications.

FOIA Request to EPA Regarding Konkus Grant Decisions and External Communications

August 18, 2017
FOIA request to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding Konkus' ability to review grant solicitations and seeking information related to his external communications.