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:

Asylum seekers, RAICES v. Cuccinelli, USCIS

Stopping the Trump administration from unlawfully ignoring the human toll on asylum seekers with its new asylum directives, on behalf of seven asylum seekers and RAICES.

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American Oversight and Democracy Forward Foundation v. Department of Veterans Affairs

We sued VA Secretary Wilkie for failing to recover his predecessor’s private emails with the Mar-a-Lago Crowd

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Demanding Removal of Acting USCIS Director Cuccinelli

With a coalition of immigration and civil rights groups, we explained why Cuccinelli’s appointment is unlawful and demanded his removal.

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Uncovering Former Pharma Lobbyist’s Role In Drug Policy

We sued OMB and CMS to expose whether senior White House official Joseph Grogan violated ethics laws by working on a drug pricing project of significant financial interest to his former employer.

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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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