Our Work

Government derives its power from the people. When those entrusted by the people to govern abuse their power, we expose their actions, take them to court, and hold them accountable. Our team is agile and deploys innovative, effective strategies across the range of issues highlighted below.

Organization for Competitive Markets v. Department of Agriculture

Challenging the Trump Administration's rollback of rules protecting farmers and ranchers from abuses by big agribusiness, on behalf of an organization defending small farmers.

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Baltimore v. Trump

Defending immigrants and their families against the State Department's anti-immigrant public charge changes, in partnership with the City of Baltimore.

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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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