printable banner

U.S. Department of State - Great Seal

U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

Department of State Response to Friends of the Earth FOIA Request


Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 5, 2011

Share

QUESTION: Has the original Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request from Friends of the Earth on the proposed Keystone XL project been expanded or is the original FOIA request just not complete?

ANSWER: The Department takes seriously its responsibility to fulfill all requests under the FOIA.

The original FOIA request has not been expanded. As of October 5, the Department had released 101 documents to the Friends of the Earth in two segments (34 documents on August 25 and 67 documents on September 29). The Department continues to work to respond to the FOIA request and expects to release further information to Friends of the Earth in the coming weeks.



PRN: 2011/1670

Sign-in

Do you already have an account on one of these sites? Click the logo to sign in and create your own customized State Department page. Want to learn more? Check out our FAQ!

OpenID is a service that allows you to sign in to many different websites using a single identity. Find out more about OpenID and how to get an OpenID-enabled account.