Unposted Financial Disclosures for Trump Admin Officials/Nominees

Government officials and nominees have to file disclosures in which they reveal all their employers, income, assets (including stock), debts, spouse’s finances, and more. The Office of Government Ethics posts these financial disclosures for only the highest-paid officials. I’m requesting the disclosures of some of the most important and interesting officials and nominees whose documents don’t get posted. I’ll be putting them up here on an ongoing basis.

Newest additions & updates: John Bolton (White House/NSC), Don McGahn (WH), Zina Bash (WH), Donald McGahn (WH), Raj Shah (WH), Mercedes Schlapp (WH), Andrew Bremberg (WH), Kevin Drogemeier (WH), March Short (WH), Rod Rosenstein (DOJ), Christopher Wray (FBI), Sarah Huckabee Sanders (WH), Stephen Miller (WH), Ty Cobb (WH), Larry Kudlow (WH), Mick Mulvaney (OMB), Andrew Wheeler (EPA), Dan Scavino (WH), Kevin McAleenan (CBP)


NEW Matthew Whitaker: Acting Attorney General; former Chief of Staff to AG Jeff Sessions

initial financial disclosure

2018 annual financial disclosure

Jerome Adams: Surgeon General

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance 

financial transaction report (Oct 12, 2017)

2018 financial disclosure

moreThe Surgeon General Owns Stock in Tobacco Companies

Dana Baiocco: nominee, Commissioner, Consumer Product Safety Commission

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Steve Bannon: former Assistant to the President and Chief Strategist, White House

initial financial disclosure (final version)

financial transaction report (transactions made in April 2017; report filed on November 21, 2017; “Data Revised 02/07/2018”; “Late filing fee assessed”)

certificate of divestiture

termination financial disclosure (terminated August 8, 2017; disclosure filed December 29, 2017)

Zina Bash: former Domestic Policy Council staffer, White House

final financial disclosure

Brian Benczkowski: nominee, Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division, Department of Justice

ethics disclosure

financial disclosure

Marshall Billingslea: Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing, Department of the Treasury

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Susan Bodine: nominee, Assistant Administrator, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, Environmental Protection Agency

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

John Bolton: National Security Advisor

initial financial disclosure

Certificates of Divestiture [June 21, 2018]

financial transaction (sale of offshore drilling stock) [filed May 1, 2018; certified July 12, 2018]

NEW financial transaction (sale of 39 assets, mainly stocks and equity funds) [filed August 3, 2018; certified November 1, 2018]

Stephen Elliott Boyd: nominee, Assistant Attorney General for Legislative Affairs, Department of Justice

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Steven G. Bradbury: nominee, General Counsel, Department of Transportation

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Andrew Bremberg: Director of Domestic Policy Council, White House

financial disclosure

2018 disclosure

Brendan Carr: Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Lee Francis Cissna: Director, US Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

2018 financial disclosure

Jeffrey B. Clark: nominee, Assistant Attorney General, Environment & Natural Resource Division, Department of Justice

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Sam Clovis: nominee (withdrawn), Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics, Department of Agriculture

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Susan Combs: nominee, Assistant Secretary of Policy, Management, and Budget, Department of the Interior

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Ty Cobb: Assistant to the President, Special Counsel to the President, White House

financial disclosure

financial transaction reports (i.e., sales and purchases of stocks and other securities): Sept 12, 2017 // Sept 14, 2017 // Sept 15, 2017

According to the accompanying email from the Executive Office of the President: “Please be aware that these reports are still under review and have therefore not yet been reviewed by The White House.”

financial transaction reports: Oct 26, 2017 // Dec 11, 2017 (part one) // Dec 11, 2017 (part two) // Jan 29, 2018 // April 10, 2018 // April 19, 2018 (part one) // April 19, 2018 (part two)

Kellyanne Conway: “Counselor to the President”

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

financial transaction report (October 11, 2017)

Makam Delrahim: Deputy White House Counsel

financial disclosure

periodic transaction report [stock sale], March 24, 2017

 Makan Delrahim: Assistant Attorney General, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Douglas Domenech: nominee, Assistant Secretary of the Interior Insular Areas, Department of the Interior

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Michael Dourson: Assistant Administrator, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Environmental Protection Agency

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Eric Dreiband: nominee, Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, Department of Justice

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Kevin Drogemeier: Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, White House

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Elaine Duke: former Acting Secretary of Homeland Security; former Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

Howard Elliott: Administrator of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Courtney Elwood: General Counsel, Central Intelligence Agency

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture (July 20, 2017)

financial transaction report (Oct 16, 2017)

certifications of ethics agreement compliance

William Emanuel: nominee, National Labor Relations Board

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Mark Esper: Secretary of the Army

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

Michael Flynn: former National Security Adviser

original financial disclosure [Feb 11, 2017]

“amended” financial disclosure [March 31, 2017]

second “amended” disclosure [August 3, 2017]

Noel Francisco: Solicitor General, Department of Justice

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Katherine Gadway: contracting officer, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

certificate of divestiture (Sept 9, 2016)

Timothy Gallaudet: Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, Department of Commerce

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

David Glawe: Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, Department of Homeland Security

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

certificate of divestiture (Sept 13, 2017)

financial transaction report (Nov 7, 2017)

2018 financial disclosure

Sebastian Gorka: former Deputy Assistant to the President

initial financial disclosure (6th revision)

termination financial disclosure

Scott Gottlieb: Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration

ethics agreement

financial disclosure [41 pages!]

financial transaction report (Oct 5, 2017)

certification of ethics agreement compliance

Hope Hicks: Director of Strategic Communications, White House

financial disclosure

Hope R. Hudson: Chief of Staff to Kellyanne Conway, White House

financial disclosure

2018 financial disclosure

Mark Inch: current director, Federal Bureau of Prisons; former Provost Marshal General, US Army

2017 financial disclosure (Army)

Daniel Kaniewski: nominee, Deputy Administrator for Protection and National Preparedness, FEMA, Department of Homeland Security

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Marvin Kaplan: Member, National Labor Relations Board

amended ethics agreement

amended financial disclosure

Robert S. Karem: Assistant Secretary for International Security Affairs, Department of Defense

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

David Kautter: Acting Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service; Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, Treasury Department

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

certificate of divestiture, Sept 21, 2017

periodic transaction report, Oct 3, 2017 (sale and purchase of securities)

Henry Kerner: Special Counsel, U.S. Office of Special Counsel

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Lawrence (Larry) Kudlow: Assistant to the President for Economic Policy, Director of the National Economic Council

initial financial disclosure

certificate of divesture (July 25, 2018)

Jared Kushner: Senior Advisor to the President [see separate page]

Sigal Mandelker: Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Crimes, Department of the Treasury

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Omarosa Manigault: former “Director of Communications OPL, White House”

financial disclosure (9th revision)

Tom Marino: nominee (withdrawn), Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Kevin McAleenan: Commissioner, Customs & Border Protection

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

K.T. McFarland: former Deputy National Security Advisor

financial disclosure (initial)

financial transaction report (Aug 23, 2017)

financial disclosure (termination)

K.T. McFarland: Ambassador to Singapore

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Donald McGahn: Counsel to the President

financial disclosure

2018 financial disclosure

NEW final financial disclosure

Stephen Miller: Senior Advisor to the President of the United States for Policy

initial financial disclosure (8th revision)

2018 financial disclosure

John “Mick” Mulvaney: Director, Office of Management and Budget, White House; contested Acting Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

2018 financial disclosure

Carlos Muñiz: nominee, General Counsel, Department of Education

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Peter Navarro: Deputy Assistant to the President; Director of Trade and Industrial Policy; Director of the White House National Trade Council

financial disclosure

financial transaction report (Sept 15, 2017)

Kristan Nevins: Deputy Assistant to the President; Chief of Staff to the Second Lady

financial disclosure

financial transaction report (June 9, 2017)

financial transaction report (July 10, 2017)

Joseph Otting: nominee, Comptroller of the Currency, Treasury Department

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Mark Paoletta: Counsel, Office of the Vice President

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

Isabel Patelunas: nominee, Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, Department of the Treasury

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

David Pekoske: Administrator, Transportation Security Administration

ethics agreement

finacial disclosure

Stephen Pinkos: Staff Secretary and Deputy Director of Domestic Policy, Office of the Vice President

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

Joshua Pitcock: former Chief of Staff to the Vice President

financial disclosure (initial)

certificate of divestiture

financial transaction report (July 18, 2017)

financial disclosure (termination)

Dina Powell: Deputy National Security Advisor

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

financial transaction report (Aug 17, 2017)

financial transaction report (Aug 17, 2017)

Reince Priebus: former White House Chief of Staff

financial disclosure (initial)

financial disclosure (termination)

Kenneth P. Rapuano: Assistant Secretary for Homeland Defense, Department of Defense

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Lindsay Reynolds: Chief of Staff to First Lady Melania Trump

financial disclosure

Rod Rosenstein: Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certificate of divestiture

certification of ethics agreement compliance

Jessica Rosenworcel: Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Sarah Huckabee Sanders: Press Secretary, White House

financial disclosure

2018 financial disclosure

Anthony Scaramucci: former White House Communications Director (former SVP Chief Strategy Officer, Export-Import Bank)

financial disclosure

Dan Scavino: Director of Social Media, White House

initial financial disclosure (6th revision; March 14, 2018)

2018 financial disclosure

Mercedes Schlapp: Assistant to the President and Director of Strategic Communications, White House

financial disclosure

Brian Schmanske: National Reconnaissance Office; Central Intelligence Agency

certificate of divestiture

Raj Shah: Deputy Communications Director, White House

financial disclosure

financial transaction reports: June 24, 2017

2018 disclosure

Christopher Sharpley: nominee, Inspector General, Central Intelligence Agency

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Marc Short: Director of Legislative Affairs, White House

finiancial disclosure

2018 disclosure

financial transaction reports: July 3, 2017 /// August 4, 2017 /// January 26, 2018

Sean Spicer: former Press Secretary, White House

financial disclosure (initial)

certificate of divestiture

financial transaction report (July 13, 2017)

financial disclosure (termination)

Bill Stepien: Political Director, White House

financial disclosure

Andrea Thompson: National Security Advisor to Vice President Mike Pence

financial disclosure

Ivanka Trump: Senior Advisor to the President [see separate page]

Bruce Walker: Assistant Secretary of Energy (Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability), Department of Energy

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Katie Walsh: former Deputy Chief of Staff for Implementation, White House

financial disclosure (initial)

final financial disclosure (termination)

William Wehrum: Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation, Environmental Protection Agency

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

Andrew Wheeler: Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency (formerly Deputy Administrator)

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

Kathleen Hartnett White: nominee, Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

Paul Winfree: Deputy Director of the Domestic Policy Council, White House

financial disclosure

Christopher Wray: Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

financial transaction report (October 25, 2017)

4 certificates of divestiture

certification of ethics agreement compliance

David Zatezalo: nominee, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health

ethics agreement

financial disclosure

certification of ethics agreement compliance

More disclosures that don’t get officially posted:

Disclosures for White House staff

Disclosures for ambassadors


Note: Title 1 of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, as amended, 5 U.S.C. app. § 105(c), states that: It shall be unlawful for any person to obtain or use a report: (A) for any unlawful purpose; (B) for any commercial purpose, other than by news and communications media for dissemination to the general public; (C) for determining or establishing the credit rating of any individual; or (D) for use, directly or indirectly, in the solicitation of money for any political, charitable, or other purpose. The Attorney General may bring a civil action against any person who obtains or uses a report for any purpose prohibited in paragraph (1) of this subsection. The court in which such action is brought may assess against such person a penalty in any amount not to exceed $11,000. Such remedy shall be in addition to any other remedy available under statutory or common law.

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