White House Equities Emails (Department of Health and Human Services)

Jason Smathers filed this request with the Department of Health and Human Services of the United States of America.
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From: Jason Smathers

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All emails to or from the most senior FOIA officer in your agency where that email contains the keyword "White House Equities" or "White House Equity" (case insensitive) and the email was sent between January 20, 2009 and the date this request is processed.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.


Jason Smathers

From: Department of Health and Human Services

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on July 14, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #2014-1298-FR.

Thank you for your help.

From: Taylor, Natasha (OS/ASPA)

Dear Mr. Smathers-

Please see attached. Thank you and best regards.


Natasha Taylor
Government Information Specialist
FOIA/PA Division
Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs (ASPA)
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Switzer Building, Room 2218
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: (202) 691-2067
Fax: (202) 690-8320