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:

Columbus et al. v. Trump

Fighting Trump’s attempts to sabotage the Affordable Care Act—and thereby make health insurance more inaccessible and expensive—on behalf of five cities.

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King County, Baltimore & Healthy Teen Network v. Department of Health & Human Services

Successfully forced HHS to reinstate unlawfully terminated evidence-based Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program grants on behalf of localities and a non-profit organization

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Uncovering Transportation Department’s use of billionaire developers as advisors

We filed a lawsuit against the Transportation Department to investigate the influence that informal advisers, such as billionaire developers Richard LeFrak and Steven Roth, have had on the Department.

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Uncovering Interior Secretary Zinke’s misuse of wildfire funds for political reasons

We filed a lawsuit against the Interior Department to investigate whether Secretary Zinke unlawfully diverted wildfire response funds to pressure senators to repeal the Affordable Care Act

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Uncovering Transportation Department’s use of encrypted apps to avoid oversight

We filed a lawsuit against the Transportation Department to reveal whether Department employees are using encrypted apps to communicate in an effort to avoid public scrutiny.

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Uncovering the Trump-Pence Transition Team’s attempts to influence law enforcement

We filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice to examine whether the Trump-Pence Transition Team's attempted to interfere with politically sensitive investigations.

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