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Finding Aid

2014-0362-F: Records Created by or Sent to Paul Atkins, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner

Scope and Content Note

The materials in FOIA 2014-0362-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 2014-0362-F requested materials related to records created by or sent to Paul Atkins, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner.

This FOIA primarily contains correspondence, invitations, requests for phone calls and meetings, and information regarding White House Fellows. Textual records consist of a barcode scanning sheet, Paul Atkins' resignation letter, draft and final letters from President George W. Bush to Atkins regarding his resignation, and background materials regarding the drafting of this letter. Emails mainly consist of communication between Paul Atkins and three different White House staffers, Dina Powell, Bryan Corbett, and David Clark. The majority of these emails are informational in nature, to set up phone calls or time to catch up with each other. Additionally, there are invitations to farewell events and White House Fellows events. Mr. Atkins served on the White House Fellows Regional Selection Panel and there are informational emails concerning White House Fellows events and routine scheduling materials for the panel. Lastly, there are emails regarding Mr. Atkins' end of term as SEC Commissioner and a farewell reception for Mr. Atkins.


1 folder, approximately 20 pages / 387 assets


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 - PE009 (Retirement, Federal)