Topic: Influence & Access

FOIA Request to CMS for Emails Between Seema Verma and Authorization-Required States

August 17, 2017
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for all emails between CMS Administrator Seema Verma and anyone acting on behalf of the seven states for which Administrator Verma is required to receive a waiver before communicating with (Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Ohio, South Carolina, and Virginia).

FOIA Request to CMS for Communication Between Seema Verma and Companies With Whom She Has a Current or Former Relationship

August 17, 2017
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for any communications between CMS Administrator Seema Verma and SVC Inc, HMA Medicaid Market Solutions, and Health Management Associates.

FOIA Request to HHS for Records, Documents, and Communication Regarding Video Advertisements against the ACA

August 17, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Health and Human Services for all records, communications with members of Congress or Congressional staff, and decision memoranda regarding the decision to advertise against the Affordable Care Act

DOJ Responsive Records Communications about AT&T-Time Warner Merger

August 15, 2017
The Department of Justice's responsive records to American Oversight's FOIA request (DOJ-17-0214) for communications with White House officials or AT&T and Time Warner employees regarding the antitrust review of the proposed Time Warner and AT&T merger.

USTR Response to Request for Communications with Trump Team Over Ford Moving to China

August 9, 2017
The USTR's response to American Oversight's FOIA Requests (USTR-17-0231 and USTR-17-0232) for communications with the Trump campaign, transition team, or White House regarding the movement of certain Ford Motor Company manufacturing to China, and communications with Ford Motor Company, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, or Congress regarding the move of certain Ford manufacturing to China. No responsive records found.

Executive Office for U.S. Attorney’s response to FOIA request (DOJ-17-0010) received August 8th, 2017 seeking third party records related to Acosta

August 8, 2017
Response from the EOUSA denying American Oversight's FOIA request for records relating to R. Alexander Acosta.

FOIA Request to Treasury Department Tax Legislation Treasury Staff to Third Party

August 7, 2017
Records detailing communications between Treasury Department staff and third-party organizations about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code.

FOIA Request to IRS Tax Legislation IRS Staff to Third Party

August 7, 2017
Records detailing communications between IRS staff and third-party organizations about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code.

FOIA Request to OMB Tax Legislation OMB Staff to Third Party

August 7, 2017
Records detailing communications between OMB staff and third-party organizations about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code.

FOIA Request to DOJ Sarah Isgur Flores Fox News

August 7, 2017
Records detailing the role the DOJ’s Director of Public Affairs, Sarah Isgur Flores, played in the publication of a subsequently redacted news story published by the Fox News Channel.