VA comms re: Mar-a-Lago Trio

CJ Ciaramella filed this request with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs of the United States of America.
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Due Sept. 6, 2018
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: CJ Ciaramella

To Whom It May Concern:

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

- any and all communications containing "propublica", "Arnsdorf", "perlmutter", "moskowitz", "sherman", or "mar-a-lago" between Aug. 1, 2018 and Aug. 8, 2018 to or from the following officials: VA Secretary Robert Wilkie; General Counsel James Byrne; Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs John Ullyot; and press secretary Curt Cashour.

- any and all records to or from the above-mentioned officials that include the email domain "" between Aug. 1, 2018 and Aug. 8, 2018.

Please note that messages sent from private email addresses that contain government business are considered federal records under NARA guidance.

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.


CJ Ciaramella

From: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Thank You
Shirley Williams
Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA 075)
Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs (OPIA 002)
(202) 273-5716 Fax


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