Topic: National Security & Foreign Policy

State Calendars for former USUN Ambassador Haley and Other State Officials

August 5, 2021
Department of State calendar entries for former USUN Ambassador Nikki Haley and other State Department officials.

State Calendar Entries for Former Ambassadors Brownback and Grenell

July 30, 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.

OMB Records Related to Ukraine Assistance Funding

July 28, 2021
Records from the Office of Management and Budget in response to American Oversight’s request for directives and communications that may relate to any effort to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate one of President Trump’s political opponents as part of an effort to give the president an electoral advantage.

News Roundup: Sham Audit, Sham Findings

July 22, 2021
Officials involved in the Arizona Senate's partisan election "audit" have said they still need more information before they can complete it. They also introduced new baseless allegations.

State Embassy Communications Referencing Trump Properties

June 29, 2021
Records from the Department of State in response to American Oversight's request for communications of U.S. ambassadors and high-ranking embassy personnel concerning Trump Organization properties around the world.

New Communications Offer Glimpse into U.S.-China Tensions Last Spring

June 15, 2021
In records obtained by American Oversight, U.S. officials discussed a Chinese official’s warning that remarks referencing the “Wuhan virus” would limit cooperation between the two countries.

State Department Records of Ukraine-Related Communications

May 27, 2021
Records from the Department of State in response to American Oversight’s request for external communications with the president’s personal attorneys regarding efforts to influence the Ukrainian government to investigate the president’s political opponents.

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

May 26, 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.

DOD Records Concerning Reassignments for Alex and Yevgeny Vindman and Jennifer Williams

May 25, 2021
Records from the U.S. Department of Defense in response to records concerning the reassignments of Alex and Yevgeny Vindman and Jennifer Williams in light of reports that the Trump administration dismissed or reassigned officials who testified in Congress's impeachment inquiry concerning the president's alleged efforts to pressure the Ukrainian government to investigate his political opponents.

New Records Further Highlight Trump’s Role in Withholding Ukraine Aid

May 18, 2021
Despite Trump’s partisan acquittal in the Senate, American Oversight’s investigations continue to show his direct involvement in halting aid to Ukraine — the subject of his first impeachment.