Topic: Influence & Access

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.

No Records Response From USTR Regarding Communications with Trump Team Over Ford Moving to China

August 9, 2017
No records response to our request 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.

Denial of Records from the EOUSA Regarding Alexander 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.

No Records Response from VA Regarding Trump Properties

August 4, 2017
No records response from The Department of Veterans Affairs to American Oversight's FOIA request 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.

No Records Response From DOL Regarding Wayne Palmer

August 3, 2017
No records response from DOL to our request for records pertaining to Wayne Palmer, including ethics and conflicts waivers.

No Records Response From HUD Regarding Trump Properties

August 1, 2017
No records response from HUD in response to our request for guidance or emails relating to events at Trump properties or reimbursements paid to employees for expenses at Trump properties and records of the total cost of payments or reimbursements for expenses at Trump properties.