Topic: National Security & Foreign Policy

DOJ Communications Between the Office of the Attorney General and John Durham

April 2, 2021
Department of Justice records reflecting meetings with U.S. Attorney John Durham. These records were in response to American Oversight's request for DOJ communications between the Offices of the Attorney General and the Deputy Attorney General and Durham or his first assistant.

State Records Regarding Pompeo’s Use of Military Housing

March 11, 2021
Records from the Department of State in response to American Oversight's request for record sufficient to identify any housing rent or lease payments made by Secretary Mike Pompeo, any member of his family, or the State Department to any military component for housing provided in the Washington, D.C. region.

Army Records Regarding Pompeo’s Use of Military Housing

March 8, 2021
Records from the U.S. Army in response to American Oversight's request for record sufficient to identify any housing rent or lease payments made by Secretary Mike Pompeo, any member of his family, or the State Department to any military component for housing provided in the Washington, D.C. region.

State Calendar Entries for Former Ambassadors Brownback and Grenell

February 26, 2021
Records from the Department of State calendars for former Ambassadors Sam Brownback and Richard Grenell. These records include various calendar entries from 2018 and 2019.

FOIA to Air Force Seeking Communications About Space Command Headquarters Announcement

February 16, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Defense and the Air Force seeking communications about the decision to announce the Air ForceÕs preference for Huntsville, Ala., as the headquarters of the U.S. Space Command.

DOJ Email Communications Regarding Ukraine

February 10, 2021
Records from the Department of Justice reflecting meetings of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani with individuals of interest.

Withheld Records Response from ODNI Regarding Alleged Russian Bounties

February 4, 2021
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence said it is withholding records responsive to American Oversight’s request for PDB articles containing any matter concerning alleged Russian payments to Afghan militants to incentivize attacks on U.S. or coalition troops.

State Records Related to Vice President Pence’s September 2019 European Trips

January 21, 2021
Documents from the Department of State in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding Vice President Pence's August and September 2019 European trips. These records include invoices and hotel contracts related to the September 2019 meeting between Pence and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Warsaw.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

Records Highlight Difference in Trump Administration’s Response to Racial Justice Protests and Attack on Capitol

January 19, 2021
American Oversight obtained documents that shed light on the aggressive response to protests as well as the lack of coordination between federal and local officials regarding the politicized Operation Legend program.