OLSON, THEODORE B.

 

WHORM SUBJECT FILE

 

FG122           case file 596806          

 

WHITE HOUSE STAFF AND OFFICE FILES

         

Cohen, Benedict S.: Files

CFOA 1340

Miscellaneous EPA – Olson IC (Independent Counsel)

Olson, Theodore B. (Independent Counsel Inquiry) – Responses to Document Production

          Request of 04/10/1987

 

Counsel to the President, White House Office of the: Appointee Files

          CFOA 929

          Theodore B. Olson, Assistant Attorney General OLC – DOJ

 

Counsel to the President, White House Office of the: Investigations: Records

SERIES III: Investigation of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): SUBSERIES B:

Investigation of Department of Justice Role in the Congressional Investigation of the

Environmental Protection Agency, 1984-1988

Box 18

EPA/Rodino [Correspondence re: DOJ Investigation] March 1983-October 1984

          List and Notes re Document Sources – Olson/EPA Investigation]

          June Document Production to Alexia Morrison – Reviewed by Chris Cox, Ben Cohen,

                   Pat Bryan – Summary of Documents 1982-1983 Documents

          [3 Memo, Richard Hauser to Robert Perry, 01/13/1983]

          [4 Memo, Peter Rusthoven to Fred Fielding, 11/03/1983]

          [5] Unidentified [Unsorted Documents for Olson/EPA Investigation] (1)(2)

 

          Box 19

          [5] Unidentified [Unsorted Documents for Olson/EPA Investigation] (3)-(8)

          [6] Inventory – Folders 7-20]

          [7] Memo Richard Hauser to Robert Perry 01/13/1983

          [8] Q&A – Press Conference 02/15/1983

          [9] Memo from Fuller to Fielding 02/09/1983

          [10]  Summary of Issues – EPA 02/15/1983

          [11]  Memo Rusthoven to Fielding 11/03/1983 with Attachments

          [12]  Page 2 Summary –  No Date, Addressee or Addressor

          [13]  Note from Larry to Cooksey Covering Letter to Dingell 01/26/1983

          [14]  Transcripts: Q&A Goar to Gorsuch (Undated)

          [15]  Memo Sherrie Cooksey to Fred Fielding 03/04/1983 with Attached Memo from

                   Cooksey to Fielding 03/03/1983

          [16]  Routing Slip from Theodore Olson to Richard Hauser 01/18/1983 Covering Letter

                    from Dingell to Gorsuch, and Perry Statement

          [17]  Letter from Dingell to Perry 11/15/1982

          [18]  Memo from Hauser/Cooksey to Fielding 11/22/1982

          [19]  Gorsuch Subpoena – Dingell Subcommittee 10/14/1982

          [20]  Gorsuch Subpoena – Levitas Subcommittee 11/16/1982

          [21] Inventory – Folders 22-25]

          [22]  Letter Stanley Harris to O’Neill 12/27/1982

          [23]  Memo Cooksey to Fielding 03/03/1983

          [24]  Letter Schroeder, Scheuer, Gore 02/16/1983

          [25]  Memo Boggs to Fielding 03/04/1983

          [26] Inventory – Folders 27-32]

          [27]  Chronology of Events

          [28]  Letter Rodino to Fielding 08/05/1983

          [29]  Handwritten Notes – Questions from Schweitzer 11/15/1982

          [30]  Memo Fuller to Meese 02/14/1983

          [31]  Memo Cooksey to Fielding, with Attachments 04/27/1984

          [32]  Letter Fish to Rodino 10/11/1984

          [33] Inventory – Folders 34-49 (Documents from CFOA 437, Set 1)]

          [34] 1 CFOA 437 [Ted Olson to McConnell 10/31/1983, McConnell to Dingell Letter

                    Draft and Attachments]

          [35] 2 CFOA 437 [Duplicate of Folder #13]

          [36] 3 CFOA 437 [Larry (Sims) Note Covering McConnel to Dingell Draft Letter,

                    11/23/1982]

          [37] 4 CFOA 437 [Draft Letter Attorney General to Dingell with Edits, November 1982]

          [38] 5 CFOA 437 [Talking Points re Dingell Subpoena and Executive Privilege with

                    Edits]

          [39] 6 CFOA 437 [Timothy Finn to Richard Hauser Note Covering Notes Taken at

                    Dingell Hearing, 09/27/1983]

          [40] 7 CFOA 437 [Timothy Finn to Richard Hauser, 09/27/1983 – No Attachments]

          [41] 8 CFOA 437 [Richard Hauser to John C. Keeney re EPA Investigation 03/04/1983

          [42] 10 CFOA 437 [Letter to Attorney General from Rodino, 02/24/1983]

          [43] 11 CFOA 437 [Fielding/Levitas Correspondence re Memorandum of Understanding,

                    March 1983]

          [44] 12 CFOA 437 [Letter Fielding to Ed Schmults re Memorandum of Understanding,

                    03/22/1983

          [45] 13 CFOA 437 [Letter Schmults to Fielding re: Memorandum of Understanding,

                    03/23/1983]

          [46] 15 CFOA 437 [Levitas/EPA Memorandum of Understanding, 03/18/1983]

          [47] 16 CFOA 437 [Edited Draft Levitas/EPA Memorandum of Understanding]

          [48] 19 CFOA 437 [Letter Dingell to the President re EPA Wrongdoing, 03/01/1983]

          [49] 20 CFOA 437 [Chronologies, October 1982-August 1984]

          [CFOA 437 – Not on Folder Inventory – re: EPA Investigation and White House

                    Contacts with EPA]

          [50] Inventory – Folders 51-58 (Documents from CFOA 437, Set 2)]

 

          Box 20

          [51] Tab 4 and Tab 6, CFOA 437 [Letters Robert McConnell to John Dingell 10/18/1982

                    Draft & Final, and 10/25/1982]

[52] Tab 5, CFOA 437 (material not in folder – replaced at White House with blank

Post‑it Note)

          [53] Tab 8, CFOA 437 [Note from Olson Covering a Draft Response to Washington

                   Post  Article, 10/28/1982]

          [54] Tab 9, CFOA 437 [Draft Letter McConnell to Dingell, November 1982 & Memo

                   Olson to Richard Mays with Attachments]

          [55] Tab 11, CFOA 437 [Letter Dingell to Attorney General, 11/08/1982]

          [56] Tab 13, CFOA 437 [Larry (Sims) Note Covering Draft Letter Ted Olson to

                   Dingell, November 1982]

          [57] Tab 15, CFOA 437 [Larry (Sims) Note to Hauser Covering Two Copies of Draft

                   Letters Ted Olson to Dingell, Edited, November 1982]

          [58] Tab 31, CFOA 437 [Memo Fielding to John Keeney re EPA Investigation,

                    02/17/1983]

[59. Inventory – Folders 60-70 (Documents from Sherrie Cooksey Folder “SMC/EPA

          Judiciary Committee Investigation of DOJ Role”)]

          [60] Tab A [Duplicate of Folder #42]

          [61] Tab C [Multiple Material re: Rita Lavelle and the Stringfellow Waste Site

          [62] Tab D [Duplicate of Folder #48]

          [63] Tab E [Press Briefings and Larry Speakes Statement, 03/02/1983]

          [64] Tab F [Letter to Attorney General from Rodino & Robert Perry Note to

                   Richard Hauser re: List of Names Referenced in Washington Post Article]

          [65] Tab K [Two Letters McConnell to Rodino re: Investigation of DOJ Role in EPA

                   Investigation 03/08/1983]

          [66] Tab M [Draft Memorandum of Understanding EPA/Dingell 03/09/1983]

          [67] Tab Mc [Letter McConnell to Rodino, 03/09/1983]

          [68] Tab N [Letter Levitas to Fielding, Schmults 03/11/1983

          [69] Tab R [Memo Jim Medas to Larry Speakes re Contacts with Rita Lavelle]

          [70] Tab W [Fielding/Schmults Letters and Signed Levitas Memorandum of

                   Understanding, 03/22/1983]

          [71] Inventory – Folders 72-78 (Documents from the Attachment (CFOA 458 to

                   Case File FE002-01, 335719 (CF) re: Executive Privilege]

          [72] CF 335719 2 [Hauser and Olson Cover Notes for Draft Letter Gorsuch to

                   Dingell re: Request for Documents October 1982]

          [73] CF 335719 3 [Assertion of Executive Privilege, 10/25/1982]

          [74] CF 335719 4 [Duplicates of Documents from Folder #73 and Cover Memo

                   Richard Hauser to James Baker, 10/26/1982]

          [75] CF 335719 5 [Material re: Congressional Questions on the President’s Review

                   of Executive Privilege Issue, January 1983]

          [76] CF 335719 6 [Memo Robert Perry to EPA Employees Subpoened by

                   Congressional Committee re: Testimony, 02/22/1983

          [77] CF 335719 7 [Memo Fielding to James Baker re: Summary of “Executive

                   Privilege Related” Congressional Requests, 03/30/1983]

          [78] CF 335719 8 [Letter Lowell Jensen to Rodino Requesting DOJ Review of the

                   Committee Report to Provide Comments]

          [79] Inventory – Folders 80-90]

          [80] Letter Barrett to Fielding – Inventory Documents, Tabs 1-25 09/06/1984 (1)-(5)

          [81] Memo Olson to Schmults, McConnell, Fielding, Hauser 11/10/1983

          [82] Draft Q&A for Press Conference 02/15/1983

          [83] Draft Q&A for Press Conference 02/14/1983

          [84] Draft Statement by the President 02/18/1983

          [85] Memo David Gergen to Baker, et al. re: EPA Guidance and Draft Talking

                   Points, 02/15/1983

          [86] Memo Hewitt / Richner to Richard Hauser re Notes on House Judiciary

                   Committee Hearing 12/05/1985

          [87] Executive Summary [of 1985 Judiciary Committee Report (Draft)]

          [88] WHORM Case File FG122, 147955 re: Purging the House of Representatives

                   Contempt of Congress Against Mrs. Burford, June 1983

          [89] Memo Cooksey to Fielding re: Summary of Executive Privilege Related

                   Congressional Requests 03/29/1983

          [90] Memo Fielding to James Baker 03/30/1983 Duplicate of Folder #77

          [91] Inventory – Folders 92-99]

          [92] Memo to File Richard Darman re: Meds Meeting with Lavelle and Duplicate of

                    Folder #69

          [93] Memo Judy van Rest to Alan Holmes re: EPA Contacts, 03/23/1983

          [94] Memo Craig Fuller to Fred Fielding re: Lavelle Termination, and Robert Perry,

                    02/09/1983

          [95] Chronology of Events Lavelle Termination

          [96] Memo Mike Horowitz to F. Fielding re: EPA Contact Scrub 03/24/1983

          [97] Memo C. Fuller to F. Fielding re: EPA Contacts 02/25/1983

          [98] Memo C. Fuller to Ed Meese  re: EPA Issues, 02/14/1983

          [99] Letters Robert Perry to Rep. Synar and Rep. Florio re: Document Requests,

                    02/23/1983

          [100] Inventory – Folders 101-110]

          [101] 1 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Richard Hauser Undated Notes re: Conditions for Release

                    of Documents]

          [102] 2 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Peter Rusthoven Notes Meeting with Jim Schweitzer,

                   Jonathan Cuneo, Tim Boyd re: Documents/House Judiciary DOJ/EPA

                   Investigation 11/08/1984

          [103] 3 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Rusthoven Notes re: Conversation with Jim Schweitzer

                   11/02/1984

          [104] 4 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Rusthoven Notes re: Meeting with Russell Smith and

                   Tim Lykos re: DOJ/EPA Investigation, 1984]

          [105] 5 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Rusthoven Notes re: Meeting with Mark Raabe and

                   Richard Frendsen re: WH Documents for Committee Review and Further

                    Requests, 09/11/1984]

          [106] 6 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Rusthoven Notes re: Telecon with Mark Raabe,

                   Further Questions on WH Documents, 09/13/1984]

          [107] 7 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Duplicates from Folder #99]

          [108] 8 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Duplicates of Folder #61]

 

          Box 21

          [109] 19 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Letter Edward Schmults to Anne Gorsuch re:

                   Referral of FBI, 02/15/1983 and Letter Edward Schmults to Rep. Howard re:

                   EPA Documents, 02/14/1983]

          [110] 20 EPA Inquiry – Hold [Miscellaneous Material Mostly re Rita Lavelle

                   Including Some of Her Work Product]

          House Judiciary Committee Report on EPA Superfund – DOJ Incident (1)-(4)

 

          Box 22

          House Judiciary Committee Report on EPA Superfund – DOJ Incident (5)

Document Production Request of 11/13/1986, Responses to (1)-(7)

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 1. Olson Recommendation to POTUS

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 2. POTUS Review of Olson

          Recommendation

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 3. POTUS Instruction to Burford

          to Assert Executive Privilege

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 4. White House Discussion with

          Levitas and Dingell Staffs (1)-(5)

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 5. House of Representatives

          Contempt Proceeding – December 1982

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 6. U.S. v. House of

          Representatives (Civ. #82-3583 – 12/16/1982) (empty)

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 7. Rita M. Lavelle (1)

 

Box 23

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 7. Rita M. Lavelle (2)-(5)

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 8. Perry Testimony of 12/03/1982

          and 03/07/1983 before Dingell Subcommittee

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 9. Burford Resignation 03/09/1983 (1)-(5)

Document Production Request of 04/10/1987: 10. House Judiciary Investigation

          April 1983-December 1985 (1)-(3)

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                    Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000001

                   through J000075  #1 (1)-(6)

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                    Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000076

                   through J000130  #2 (1)-(3)

         

          Box 24

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                   Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000076

                   through J000130  #2 (4)-(9)

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                    Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000131

                   through J000190  #3 (1)-(10)

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                    Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000191

                   through J000275  #4 (1)-(4)

 

Box 25

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                   Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000191

                   through J000275  #4 (5)-(10)

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                    Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000276

                   through J000312  #5 (1)-(6)

          EPA Independent Counsel (Stamped Copies of Documents Returned 06/26/1987 –

                    Submissions of 11/26/1986, 05/27/1987, 06/15/1987 & 06/22/1987) Documents J000313

                   through J000341  #6 (1)(2)

          #3 BSCohen/WHO (Sherrie Cooksey File) Ben Cohen (Originals) Miscellaneous

                   EPA-DOJ-White House Superfund Documents (1)-(6)

 

          Box 26

          #3 BSCohen/WHO (Sherrie Cooksey File) Ben Cohen (Originals) Miscellaneous

                   EPA-DOJ-White House Superfund Documents (7)-(10)

          #5 BSCohen/WHCO  WHCO Documents (Both Produced to Independent Counsel)

          #6 BSCohen/WHCO WHCO Summer 1988 Production of EPA – Olson Documents

                   to Independent Counsel

          #7 BSCohen/WHCO (Cox or Stephens) Olson, Theodore B. (Independent Counsel

                   Inquiry) EPA Chronology & Orders Appointing Independent Counsel (1)-(3)

          #8 BSCohen/WHCO (Cox or Stephens) Olson, Theodore B. – Independent Counsel

                   Investigation (1)(2)

 

Culvahouse, Arthur B.: Files

          OA 15383

          EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) / Independent Counsel Report Concerning

                   Theodore Olson (1)-(6)

 

Hauser, Richard A.: Files

OA 12996

House Judiciary Committee / EPA Investigation: Rodino Letter, RAH Response to the

          Committee, M. Connell / Olson Response (1)-(4)

House Judiciary Committee / EPA Investigation: Attorney General Application

           to the U.S. Court of Appeals for Independent Counsel for Theodore Olson

 

Kruger, Robert: Files

          OA 18396

          [Morrison v. Olson] (1)(2)

          RMK / Morrison v. Olson (1)-(5)

          RMK / Morrison v. Olson (Decision) (1)-(4)

 

McGrath, C. Dean: Files

          CFOA 1307

          Morrison v. Olson – Independent Counsel Decision (Notebook) (1)-(4)

          Morrison v. Olson (In re: Sealed Case)

 

Rusthoven, Peter J.

          OA11424

          PJR: Testimony of Ted Olson on S.951's Anti-Busing Provisions

 

Stephens, Jay B.: Files

OA 15515

Theodore B. Olson Inquiry

 

Uhlmann, Michael: Files

          OA 9441

          Olson’s Testimony on Busing

 

White House Legal Task Force: Records

          Box 92827

          Morrison v. Olson (1)-(3)

 

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