|Submitted||April 5, 2018|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:
I'm writing to request all correspondence between Betsy Devos, or any of her senior staff members, and any person working on behalf of the National Rifle Association. The correspondence should include emails, text messages, notes from meetings, and shared policy papers/proposals. The correspondence should fall within the following timeframe: February 14, 2018 - April 5, 2018.
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.
This is the Department's acknowledgment of your request for information pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), 5 U.S.C. § 552. Your request was forwarded to the primary responsible office(s) for action.
Any future correspondence or questions regarding your request, please contact the FOIA Public Liaison at 202-401-8365 or
Dear Mr. Spies,
Please find attached above, the final response to your FOIA request.
Government Information Specialist
FOIA Service Center
Office of The Chief Privacy Officer
US Department of Education
I'd like to revise my original request to read as follows:
I'm requesting all correspondence between Betsy Devos, or any member of her executive staff, and any of the following individuals: Wayne LaPierre, Chris Cox, Josh Powell, Jason Ouimet, David Lehman, John Commerford, and Scott Christman. The correspondence should include emails, text messages, notes from meetings, and shared policy papers/proposals. The correspondence should fall within the following timeframe: February 14, 2018 - June 13, 2018.