Lawsuits

We are constantly working to uncover the unlawful actions taken by the Executive Branch, and bring legal action on behalf of the Americans who are harmed. Take a look at our most recent work:

American Oversight, Democracy Forward v. Pompeo

Holding Pompeo accountable for refusing to address President Trump’s unlawful efforts to hide Putin meeting notes

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Planned Parenthood v. Azar

Blocking a rule that would allow discrimination by health care workers against women and LGBTQ people.

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Demanding an Investigation of Secretary DeVos’s Assertions on Using Federal Funds to Arm Educators

With the American Federation of Teachers, Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, and the Southern Poverty Law Center, we demanded an investigation into Sec. DeVos’s repeated and unlawful assertions that she lacks authority to take action about whether federal funds may be used to arm and train educators.

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California Reinvestment Coalition v. CFPB

Challenging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for pulling back on data collection to protect women-owned, minority-owned, and small businesses against discriminatory lending.

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Demanding an Investigation into the Department of Education and CFPB for Illegally Revoking Mechanism to Protect Student Borrowers

We demanded an investigation by the Inspectors General of the Department of Education and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau into the agencies’ violation of the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, which has left student borrowers at risk.

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