FOIA

PEER Fights D.C.’s Attempt to Neuter FOIA

For Immediate Release: May 13, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 PEER Fights D.C.’s Attempt to Neuter FOIA Letter Protests the District’s Bad Process for Bad Legislation Washington, DC — Today PEER delivered a letter outlining its many concerns with the...

Lawsuit on Why Employee Rating of Trump Appointees Ended

Lawsuit on Why Employee Rating of Trump Appointees Ended 2018 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey Altered to Restrict “Leadership” Definition Washington, DC — For the first time, 2018’s official survey of federal employees no longer asks them to rate their agency heads...

Suit to Penetrate Political Screening of Interior Grants

Suit to Penetrate Political Screening of Interior Grants Inspector General Decries “Weak or Non-Existent Controls” on Grants and Aid Washington, DC — The Interior Department screens grants for political alignment with the priorities of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke...

Pruitt Had No Climate Data, EPA Admits

For Immediate Release: Aug 07, 2018 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Pruitt Had No Climate Data, EPA Admits EPA Asking Its Climate Experts if They Know of Any Alternative Science Washington, DC — When making public statements about climate change, former U.S....