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:

Demanding State Department investigate violations of State Department social media rules by Ambassador Nikki Haley and others.

We sent a letter to the State Department Inspector General asking for an investigation into Ambassador Nikki Haley, and others, who have violated Department rules and abused their public office by posting content related to their official duties on personal social media accounts to grow their social media presence for personal gain.

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Demanding Treasury correct its false statements on tax reform

We sent a letter under the Information Quality Act to the Treasury Department asking that it retract and correct its unreliable and misleading statements regarding the impact of President Trump’s tax reform proposal

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Demanding DHS correct its false statements on family separation

We sent a letter under the Information Quality Act asking the Department of Homeland Security to retract and correct its false statements claiming the Trump Administration did not implement a policy of forced family separation along the Southwest Border, in partnership with immigrant rights organizations

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Bay Journal Media, Inc. v. Environmental Protection Agency

Successfully forced the Environmental Protection Agency to reverse its unlawful, unexplained, and unilateral termination of funding for an award-winning environmental newspaper.

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Common Cause v. Presidential Advisory Committee on Election Integrity

Successfully forced Trump Administration to dissolve unprecedented and unlawful investigation into the voting history of individual American voters.

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Uncovering communications between Education officials and for-profit colleges

We filed a lawsuit against the Department of Education to investigate coordination between Department officials and the for-profit college industry.

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