The coronavirus pandemic has brought about unprecedented public health and financial hardships for American families. Accountable.US has held the Trump administration accountable for their failed pandemic response, which has been embroiled with corruption and mismanagement, as assistance for the wealthy and well-connected has been prioritized over small businesses and workers who need help the most.
Accountable.US’s COVID Bailout Tracker provides public accountability in the face of unprecedented corruption and an unwillingness to offer even the most basic transparency and oversight within the Trump administration. The Tracker allows users to search through Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and airline bailout data by business name or through various search filters.
The 50 States Open Records Project is a public records investigation into federal, state, municipal, and tribal responses to COVID-19. While the federal government stonewalls the release of vital public information, Accountable.US is using innovative tactics to expose negligence at all levels of government. We have released comprehensive records and analysis that illuminate the federal government’s mismanagement in states around the country.
Reports & Analysis
On Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, Accountable.US released a new analysis showing Trump’s poorly designed, poorly implemented Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) gave a disproportionately small share of available funds to businesses owned by Black women.
An original analysis of PPP data by Accountable.US shows that Congressional districts with the highest percentage of black residents received proportionally less aid through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
The Operation Warp Speed report lays out the significant connections between Operation Warp Speed leadership and major drug companies, the conflicts of interest that have emerged as multi-billion-dollar decisions have been made, and what we know about the drug companies that have received the $4 billion dollars handed out so far.
Accountable.US released a new report detailing how the Trump administration indiscriminately sent millions of dollars to nursing homes with poor infection control records, as COVID-19 ravages nursing homes, already killing at least 32,000 nursing home residents.
Accountable.US released a report on how large Texas businesses walked away with $42 million in federal aid that was supposed to help struggling mom and pop small businesses.