Trump Transition Briefing Materials (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs)

Michael Morisy filed this request with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs of the United States of America.
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From: Michael Morisy

To Whom It May Concern:

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

A copy of the primary briefing materials created by XXXX for purposes of the Presidential Transition Process, specifically any presentations created for or delivered to members of the Presidential Transition Team for the new Administration during November/December 2016.

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.


Michael Morisy

From: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Alvies, Belinda

Mr. Michael Morisy,

Attached above is an acknowledgement in reference to the FOIA request #17-03126-F. If you have any questions or problem feel free to contact me.


Belinda K Alvies
FOIA Officer

From: Alvies, Belinda

Mr. Morisy,

My apologies for not getting back to you right away. As for the information you requested, once all of the briefings have been completed I will forward the requested information to you. We are at the tail end of the transition, and hopefully within the next two weeks or so I should be able to accommodate you. Any questions or problems, please feel free to reach out to me. 202-461-5325 or<>.

Thank you,
Belinda Alvies

From: Alvies, Belinda

Good morning Mr. Morisy,

My apologies for not getting back to you sooner, reference your FOIA request #17-03126. We are in the process of loading the documents to the VA's reading room due to the large amount of request for the same information. The web page is due to be set up no later than next week.

Once the page has been completed I will forward everything you need so that you can access the information you have requested.

Thank you so much for your patience.

Belinda K. Alvies
FOIA Officer

From: Alvies, Belinda

Dear Mr. Morisy,

This email in in reference to your FOIA Request (17-03126-F), requesting information reference the Presidential Transition team.

As previously informed, the information you requested in reference to the Presidential Transition team is being uploaded to VA's FOIA website. Due to the delay of this information being uploaded, I am attaching the information requested reference FOIA #17-03126-F.

My apologies for the delay and I appreciated your being patience in this matter.

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Veterans Affairs. If you have any questions or problems, you may contact be at 202-461-5325 or<>.

Belinda K. Alvies
FOIA Officer
Office of Enterprise Integration