Press Releases


Watchdog Sues for Records of Boeing’s Communications with Trump’s Transportation Department

February 13, 2020
WASHINGTON – Following widespread reports of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) failed oversight of the aviation giant Boeing under Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, government watchdog ... Read More

Watchdog Calls for University To Cancel John Kelly Appearance

February 12, 2020
WASHINGTON – Tonight, former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly will speak at the Drew University Forum in Madison, New ... Read More

Watchdog Calls for Immediate Investigation of DOJ Reversal on Stone Sentence

February 11, 2020
WASHINGTON – Today, Restore Public Trust called for a congressional investigation and an investigation by the Department of Justice’s Office ... Read More

Customs and Border Protection Missed Transparency Deadline on Offensive Facebook Group

February 10, 2020
Customs and Border Protection failed to meet January 7th deadline to give Congress information on new Trump appointee’s participation in ... Read More

Senators Slam Trump Administration for Stalled Gateway Repairs

February 7, 2020
Fifteen senators demand timeline on Gateway Tunnel repairs from subagency of Chao’s DOT WASHINGTON – Yesterday, fifteen senators sent a letter ... Read More

In The News


Bloomberg – Immigration Groups Ask Fortune 500 CEOs to Blacklist Trump Aides

April 5, 2019
Immigration and civil rights groups are urging companies not to hire senior Trump administration officials who were involved in planning, ... Read More

Politico – Emails reveal coordination between Chao, McConnell offices

February 19, 2019
Chao has met at least 10 times with politicians and business leaders from the state in response to requests from ... Read More

Global Trade Magazine – Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Steps in It

February 17, 2019
On Jan. 24, when the government shutdown was on its 34th day with no end in sight, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur ... Read More

ShareBlue – Too bad for Trump: Most voters want Congress to investigate his crimes

February 13, 2019
Though Trump has endlessly whined and complained about House Democrats investigating his finances, Russian connections, and corrupt administration officials, a ... Read More

The Hill – Most Americans in new poll support Democratic investigations of Trump administration

February 13, 2019
A majority of the Americans polled in a new survey supports congressional investigations into the Trump administration. ... Read More