Department Spending at Trump Properties (U.S. Trade Representative)

Elijah Kaplan filed this request with the U.S. Trade Representative of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

Tracking #


Multi Request Department Spending at Trump Properties
Est. Completion April 13, 2018
No Responsive Documents


From: Elijah Kaplan

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

All documents, of any type whatsoever, regarding any department spending at any of the following properties:

1. Trump Winery / Trump Vineyard Estates
3550 Blenheim Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902

2. Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago
401 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

3. Mar-a-Lago Club
1100 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480

4. Trump Grande Sunny Isles
18101 Collins Ave, North Miami Beach, FL 33160

5. Trump Towers Sunny Isles
15901 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160
15811 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160

6. Trump International Hotel Las Vegas
2000 Fashion Show Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89109

7. Trump International Hotel Waikiki
223 Saratoga Rd, Honolulu, HI 96815

8. Trump National Golf Course Bedminster
900 Lamington Rd, Bedminster Township, NJ 07921

9. Trump National Jupiter Golf Club
115 Eagle Tree Ter, Jupiter, FL 33477

10. Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C.
1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004

11. Trump Parc Stamford
1 Broad St, Stamford, CT 06901

12. 555 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104

13. Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles
1 Trump National Dr, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

14. Tishman Building
666 Fifth Avenue,New York, NY 10019

15. Trump National Golf Club Charlotte
120 Trump Sq, Mooresville, NC 28117

16. Trump SoHo (renamed The Dominick)
246 Spring St, New York, NY 10013

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Elijah Kaplan

From: U.S. Trade Representative

Mr. Kaplan,

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) received your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request dated March 17, 2018 and assigned it tracking number FY18-107. Please cite this number in any future communications with our office regarding your request.

Our office will provide you with a determination on or before April 13, 2018.

Thank you,

Monique T. Ricker
FOIA Program Manager/Attorney


From: U.S. Trade Representative

Mr. Kaplan,

This email is the final response of the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) No. FY18-107 submitted on March 19, 2018 requesting “[a]ll documents, of any type whatsoever, regarding any department spending at any of the following properties.” These 16 properties are listed below in your original email to this Office.

After conducting a search of our files, we did not locate records responsive to your request.

This constitutes a complete response to your request. You may contact me or my colleague Monique Ricker at or 202-395-3419 for further assistance and to discuss any aspect of your request. Additionally, you may contact the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) at the National Archives and Records Administration to inquire about the FOIA mediation services they offer. The contact information for OGIS is as follows: Office of Government Information Services, National Archives and Records Administration, 8601 Adelphi Road-OGIS, College Park, Maryland 20740-6001, e-mail at; telephone at 202-741-5770; toll free at 1-877-684-6448; or facsimile at 202-741-5769.

If you are not satisfied with the response to this request, you may also administratively appeal by writing to: FOIA Office, ATTN: Janice Kaye, Office of the US Trade Representative, Anacostia Naval Annex, Bldg. 410/Door 123, 250 Murray Lane, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20509.

Your appeal must be postmarked or electronically transmitted within 90 days of the date of the response to your request. Both the letter and the envelope should be clearly marked: “Freedom of Information Act Appeal" and should include a reference to the FOIA Case File number listed above. Heightened security in force may delay mail delivery; therefore we suggest that you also email any such appeal to

In the event you are dissatisfied with the results of any such appeal, judicial review will thereafter be available to you in the United States District Court for the judicial district in which you reside or have your principal place of business, or in the District of Columbia, where we searched for the records you requested.

Melissa Keppel
FOIA Program Manager/Attorney

From: Elijah Kaplan


Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it.

Elijah Kaplan


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