Documenting COVID-19, started at Columbia University’s Brown Institute for Media Innovation and sponsored by MuckRock, hosts local, state and federal document sets related to the COVID-19 pandemic and supports related local reporting. In this training, Derek Kravitz, Mohar Chatterjee, and Kyra Senese share how they’ve tackled the project and how you can build on it.
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What FOIA is and isn’t getting about the Trump administration, plus using privacy software to evade transparency in Michigan.
In March, as government agencies closed or reconfigured operations at all levels, we paused our automated follow-up systems. Now that agencies are getting back to work at the new normal, we’re resuming our automated follow-up systems to ensure requests get a timely acknowledgment and response.
Under the Environmental Protection Agency’s new FOIA regulations which were implemented back in July, the EPA is no longer accepting request submissions via email, joining the Federal Bureau of Investigation in requiring requests be made through an online portal or snail mail.
T.J. Kenney sent this request to the U.S. Army, Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the United States of America
George Johnston sent this request to the U.S. Army, Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the United States of America
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|FOIA request for Federal Grand Jury proceeding referenced in another FOIA|
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