FOIA - Dept. of Labor - Voicemails on 202-693-6000

J Ader filed this request with the Department of Labor of the United States of America.
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From: J Ader

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All voice messages (or voicemail recordings) left on the following Dept. of Labor phone extension from June 20, 2019 to July 11, 2019: 202-693-6000

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.


J Ader

From: Department of Labor


Your request has been assigned to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management (OASAM) with tracking number 880504. When they begin processing it, you should be able to track its progress at<>. If you need to contact them about it for any reason, please phone 202-693-7286 and reference the tracking number at the time of this call.


Arginia Karamoko
Government Information Specialist, Office of Information Services
Office of the Solicitor | Management & Administrative Legal Services
200 Constitution Ave., N.W., N-2420 | Washington, DC 20210
T: (202) 693-5531 | F: (202) 693-5389 | E:<>

From: Department of Labor

Dear J Ader,

This letter responds to your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request of July 11, 2019, in which you requested all voice messages (or voicemail recordings) left on the following Department of Labor phone extension from June 20, 2019 to July 11, 2019: 202-693-6000 and assigned FOIA tracking number 880504.

A search for responsive records of the Office of the Secretary (OSEC) was conducted based on your request. No responsive records were located.

If you have questions about this response, you may contact the Office of the Secretary (OSEC) FOIA point of contact at<> or the DOL FOIA Public Liaison, Thomas Hicks, at 202-693-5427 or by email at<>. Alternatively, you may contact the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS), within the National Archives and Records Administration, to inquire about the 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, College Park, MD 20740-6001. You can also reach that office by e-mail at<>, by phone at 202-741-5770, by fax at 202-741-5769, or by calling toll-free at 1-877-684-6448.

Additionally, if you are not satisfied with the response to this request, you may administratively appeal by writing to the Solicitor of Labor within 90 days from the date of this letter. The appeal must state in writing the grounds for the appeal, and it may include any supporting statements or arguments, but such statements are not required. In order to facilitate processing of the appeal, please include your mailing address and daytime telephone number, as well as a copy of the initial request and copy of this letter. The envelope and letter of the appeal should be clearly marked "Freedom of Information Act Appeal." Any amendment to the appeal must be made in writing and received prior to a decision. The appeal should be addressed to the Solicitor of Labor, Division of Management and Administrative Legal Services, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Room N2420, Washington, DC 20210. Appeals may also be submitted by email to<>. Appeals submitted to any other email address will not be accepted.


Toya A. Peets
Executive Correspondence Analyst
Office of the Secretary
U.S. Department of Labor
(202) 693-6112