Topic: Influence & Access

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.

FOIA Request to EPA Regarding Konkus Grant Decisions and Personal Emails

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

FOIA Request to HHS for Budget, Expenditures, and Appropriations for Advertising and Public Relations

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

No Records Response from DOJ Regarding National Security Division Communications

August 17, 2017
The Department of Justice's response to American Oversight's FOIA request for communications within the Justice Department’s National Security Division. The records we requested were exempt. American Oversight received a separate no records response on April 13, 2018.

Treasury Rejection of FOIA Request Regarding Tax Reform

August 17, 2017
IRS Response to American Oversight's FOIA requesting records detailing communications between IRS staff and third-party organizations about potential legislation regarding the federal tax code stating that the FOIA isn't reasonably described.

FOIA Request to HHS for Waivers and Recusals Issued to Seema Verma

August 17, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Health and Human Services for all recusal determinations, and conflict or ethics waivers or authorizations made or issued to Seema Verma.

FOIA Request to CMS for communications between Seema Verma and Dennis Smith

August 17, 2017
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for all communications between CMS Administrator Seema Verma and Dennis Smith of the Arkansas Department of Human Services.

FOIA Request to CMS for records reflecting involvement by Seema Verma in pending Medicaid applications by Kentucky, Indiana, and Iowa

August 17, 2017
FOIA request to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for all records indicating any involvement by CMS Administrator Seema Verma in the pending Medicaid waiver applications by Kentucky, Indiana, and Iowa.

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).