Topic: National Security & Foreign Policy

Records Request to D.C. Mayor Seeking Communications Related to Jan. 6, 2021, Rally and Ensuing Riot

January 13, 2021
Public records request to the Office of the Mayor of Washington, D.C., seeking all communications sent by Mayor Muriel Bowser regarding the planning of, preparation for, and response to President TrumpÕs Jan. 6, 2021, rally and the ensuing assault of the Capitol.

Records Request to D.C. Mayor’s Office for Communications with Federal Agencies in Light of Jan. 6, 2021, Rally and Ensuing Riot

January 13, 2021
Public records request to the Office of the Mayor of Washington, D.C., seeking communications with federal agencies in light of election-related violence perpetrated on January 6, 2021.

Records Request to D.C. Mayor’s Office Seeking Assessments of Risks Posed by Extremists to Election Certification

January 13, 2021
Public records request to Office of the Mayor of Washington, D.C., seeking assessments of the risks posed by militia or extremist groups to the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.

State Phone Call Records of Communications Between Pompeo and Senators

January 11, 2021
Heavily redacted phone call records in response to American Oversight's request for records reflecting communications between Secretary Pompeo and top staffers and Senators Cotton and Rubio.

State Communications Related to Ukraine During July – Sept 2019

January 7, 2021
Records from the Department of State in response to American Oversight's request for communications regarding efforts to encourage an investigation of the president’s perceived political opponents. These records include communications concerning Ukraine and span from July to September 2019.

CIA Records of Former Acting IG Sharpley Emails Regarding Whistleblower Complaints About Former Director Pompeo

December 30, 2020
Records from the Central Intelligence Agency in response to American Oversight's request for all email communications sent or received by former Acting Inspector General Chris Sharpley regarding any whistleblower complaints containing allegations that concern the conduct of former Director Mike Pompeo. These records include a single email sent by Sharpley.

Withheld Records Response from CIA Regarding Whistleblower Complaints Concerning the Conduct of Former Director Pompeo

December 30, 2020
The Central Intelligence Agency said it is withholding records responsive to American Oversight's request for whistleblower complaints containing allegations that concern the conduct of former Director Mike Pompeo.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Records Concerning Information Provided to U.S. Attorney’s Office in Pittsburgh from Giuliani

December 22, 2020
American Oversight lawsuit against the Department of Justice seeking the release of orders, directives, approvals, or communications regarding the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Pennsylvania’s process for receiving and evaluating information from Rudy Giuliani, including information concerning President-elect Joe Biden. This lawsuit also seeks records reflecting any communications the office had with Giuliani or the White House.

American Oversight Obtains Attorney General Barr Calendars and Phone Logs from 2019 and 2020

December 16, 2020
Records obtained in response to an American Oversight FOIA suit show Barr frequently met with President Trump’s most vocal congressional allies, including while impeachment proceedings against Trump gained steam.

FOIA to DOJ for Order and Written Approval of Giuliani Intake Inquiry

December 16, 2020
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking any order and written approval of the Pittsburgh U.S. Attorney's Office's process for receiving and evaluating information from Rudy Giuliani, including information concerning former Vice President Joe Biden.