Request for Communications

Bryant Sewell filed this request with the Department of Labor of the United States of America.
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From: Bryant Sewell

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All records reflecting communications (including emails and telephone logs) between the Department of Labor's Wayne D. Palmer and Special Assistant to the President for Infrastructure Policy, David James "DJ" Gribbin. Please restrict this search to Feb 1, 2017 through May 1, 2017.

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.


Bryant Sewell

From: Department of Labor

Mr. Sewell:

Your request has been assigned to MSHA with tracking number 850702. When they begin processing it, you will be able to track its progress at<>. If you need to contact them about it for any reason, please submit your inquiry through<> or phone 202-693-9440. In addition, it would be helpful to include the tracking number in the Subject line of any submission to the agency or to have it available at the time of a call.


Darlene Miller
Government Information Specialist, Office of Information Services

U.S. Department of Labor
200 Constitution Avenue NW, Rm N2420
Washington, DC 20210
(202) 693-5442 (O) | (202) 693-5389 (F) |<> (E)

From: Department of Labor

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Department of Labor

Mr. Sewell,

Please see attached acknowledgement letter dated February 16, 2018. If you have further questions, I can be reached at 202-693-9542.


From: Bryant Sewell

Received, thank you.

From: Department of Labor

Good Morning,

Attached are the final response letter and documents responsive to FOIA 850702 which was sent on June 21, 2018. Please let me know if you have any questions. Thank you.

Lynnette Morelos
Government Information Specialist
Mine Safety and Health Administration
Office of Standards, Regulations and Variances
201 12th Street South, Arlington, VA 22202<> | (202) 693-9428