Archives for June 2014

Dan Epstein on the Peter Schiff Show 6/25/2014

Cause of Action’s Dan Epstein talks with Peter Schiff about the IRS targeting scandal.  

FOIA Follies: Here’s What Qualifies for a (b)(5) Redaction at the IRS

Response to FOIA request is needlessly redacted by the IRS

Cause of Action Signs Coalition Letters in Support of FOIA Reform

Senators Leahy and Cornyn recently introduced the FOIA Improvement Act of 2014.  This legislation makes several pro-requester improvements. The legislation: Codifies the presumption of openness Puts limits on the use of Exemption 5 Improves OGIS’s ability to report to Congress and the President Disallows agencies from using the unusual circumstances […]

Video: Dan Epstein Talks IRS Targeting on One America News Network

FOIA Request to IRS regarding IRS Targeting and Records Management

Cause of Action, along with Tea Party Patriots, sent a Freedom of Information Act request to the IRS.

Computerworld: Congressman calls for halt to FTC breach probe amid claims of ‘corporate blackmail’

This is why it has investigated and litigated for LabMD to stop the FTC from arbitrarily expanding and abusing its power by victimizing an entrepreneur who did nothing wrong

Cause of Action Appeals SEC Failure to Adequately Search for Records related to White House Equities

This appeal concerns the Securities and Exchange Commission’s response to our FOIA request stating the agency found no responsive records.