IF funding

Andrew Couts filed this request with the Government Accountability Office of the United States of America.
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From: Patrick Howell O'Neill

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

All documents relating to ongoing and completed audits and studies of Internet Freedom funding from the State Department (including the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor's Internet Freedom program), Broadcasting Board of Governors (including the Internet Anti-Censorship (IAC) Division), and Radio Free Asia (including the Open Technology Fund).

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.


Patrick Howell O'Neill

From: Records Request


Mr. Patrick O’Neill
DEPT MR 23556
411A Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

Dear Mr. O’Neill:

We have received your request and are processing it in accordance with our regulations concerning the availability of GAO records to the public, contained in 4 C.F.R. Part 81. If you have any questions regarding the status of your request, please call me on 202-512-3602 or Patricia Stokes on 202-512-9951 and reference the "PRI" case number at the top of this e-mail.

Sincerely yours,

Dee Reed
Disclosure Information Specialist

From: Government Accountability Office

The request has been rejected, with the agency stating that the information or document(s) requested are exempt from disclosure.