Topic: Trump Family Business

News Roundup: The Rules That (Don’t) Apply

August 27, 2020
There are the rules followed by President Trump and those closest to him, and then there are the rules that apply to everyone else.

News Roundup: The Grift Economy

August 21, 2020
Steve Bannon and associates were arrested this week for their alleged involvement in a scheme that perfectly exemplifies the self-dealing that permeates the Trump administration.

New Coronavirus Relief Bill Includes Nearly $2 Billion for Trump-Requested FBI Headquarters Project

July 29, 2020
See the latest records we’ve obtained in our investigation into Trump’s interference in the FBI headquarters relocation plan.

Investigations Update: Militarization of Police, Covid-19 in Migrant Detention Centers, and Barr’s Political Interference

July 14, 2020
Here’s a look at the investigations our team has been pursuing through public records requests in the last week.

News Roundup: Sidelining Safety and Science

July 10, 2020
The disconnect between the Trump administration’s posture and the reality on the ground — and the advice of health experts and scientists — has reached a disturbing degree.

Supreme Court Rejects Trump’s ‘Absolute Immunity’ Claims

July 9, 2020
The president is not above the law.
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FOIA to GSA Seeking Communications Related to the Potential Sale of the Trump International Hotel

July 9, 2020
FOIA to the General Services Administration seeking communications related to the potential sale of the Trump Organization’s lease interest in the Trump International Hotel.

FOIA to GSA Seeking Records Related to the Potential Sale of the Trump International Hotel

July 9, 2020
FOIA to the General Services Administration (GSA) seeking records related to how GSA will review the terms of any potential sale of the Trump Organization’s lease interest in the Trump International Hotel.

FOIA to OLC Seeking Records Related to the Potential Sale of the Trump International Hotel

July 9, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel seeking records reflecting legal analysis related to the potential sale of the Trump Organization’s lease interest in the Trump International Hotel.

American Oversight Sues Treasury for Records Related to Coronavirus Stimulus

July 1, 2020
The pandemic has created an unprecedented opportunity for kickbacks and cronyism in the disbursement of relief funds. We’re investigating.