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Finding Aid

2014-0348-F: Records Created by or Sent to Elaine Chao, Secretary of Labor, Related to Securities Regulation, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and Market Regulation

Scope and Content

The materials in FOIA 2014-0348-F are a selective, not necessarily all inclusive, body of documents responsive to the topic of the FOIA. Researchers should consult the archivist about related materials.

FOIA 2014-0348-F contains records created by or sent to Elaine Chao, Secretary of Labor, related to securities regulation, the SEC, and market regulation.

This FOIA primarily contains correspondence, clippings, press releases, internet printouts, invitations, schedule proposals, block schedules, printed email, and routing memoranda. These materials consist of correspondence from the general public to President George W. Bush, Karl Rove, and others within the administration. This includes telegrams related to support and non-support of administration policies on war; letters from congresspersons to President George W. Bush regarding judicial nominations, as well as to Karl Rove regarding legislation (the naming of a Post Office) and presenting a gift to President George W. Bush; and a printed email to Karl Rove from Elaine Chao forwarding a Wall Street Journal article. Also included are schedule proposals for events regarding Social Security, as well as a tour of a Virginia Biodiesel Refinery, and meeting with families of fallen soldiers.

Extent

5 folders, approximately 384 pages

Provenance

Official records of George W. Bush's presidency are housed at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and administered by the National Archives and Records Administration under the provisions of the Presidential Records Act.

Folders and Documents

Records Management, White House Office of

Subject Files - FG006-27 (Office of Senior Advisor – Karl Rove)