Topic: Influence & Access

VA Response Trump Properties

August 4, 2017
The Department of Veterans Affairs 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.

DOL No Responsive Records to Wayne Palmer FOIA

August 3, 2017
The Department of Labor responded to American Oversight's FOIA request (DOL-17-0286) for records pertaining to Wayne Palmer, Chief of Staff. No responsive records were found.

HUD Response Trump Properties

August 1, 2017
HUD'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. No responsive records were found.

FOIA Request to NCUA Communications Between Congress

July 31, 2017
All communications between NCUA and any member of Congress or congressional staff regarding American Oversight’s May 9, 2017 FOIA request.

DOT Response Trump Properties

July 31, 2017
The Department of Transportation'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. No responsive records were found.

FOIA Request to DOJ Processing of Sessions FOIA

July 28, 2017
Records concerning the processing of American Oversight’s FOIA request regarding Attorney General Sessions’s SF-86.

Patent and Trademark Office Response to FOIA Request for Communications with Trump White House

July 27, 2017
The Patent and Trademark Office's response to American Oversight's FOIA request (COMM-PTO-17-0221) for communications or records of meetings between PTO officials and members of the Trump White House. No responsive records were found.

OSTP Response Trump Properties

July 27, 2017
The Office of Science and Technology Policy'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.

Net Neutrality

July 26, 2017
On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his intent to roll back the net neutrality regulations that protect equal access to the internet - but the FCC has been anything but open and transparent in this process.

American Oversight Sues FCC to Obtain Net Neutrality Communications with Industry Groups

July 26, 2017
As the Trump administration moves ahead with plans to end Net Neutrality, American Oversight today sued the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to find out how the telecommunications industry has influenced government regulators.