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Previously Restricted Documents

Please find below documents that were previously restricted under the Presidential Records Act for restrictions P2 (appointment to federal office) and/or P5 (confidential advice between the President and/or his advisors and between those advisors). For more information concerning these collections please see the collection finding aids index. The finding aids detail the scope, content, and provide a box and folder title list for each collection.

The Presidential Records Act (PRA) includes provisions that these types of documents be withheld for twelve years after the end of a president's administration. These documents are now being made available to the public. The documents will be released in batches and will be uploaded here as they become available. The documents will also be available in the Clinton Library’s research room.

The research room is open Monday-Friday, 9:00-4:30. If you would like to make a research room appointment please email clinton.library@nara.gov or call (501) 244-2877. 

Please note the documents released below may not contain all the withheld documents listed on the collection's withdrawal sheet index. These documents will be added to this page as they become released to the public.


Release 1 - February 28, 2014

FOIA 2006-0167-F - The Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands
FOIA 2006-0175-F - Executive Order 13111
FOIA 2006-0191-F - The 9/11 Commission Report “Responses to Al Qaeda’s Initial Assaults”
FOIA 2006-0198-F - Hillary Rodham Clinton on Children’s Issues and Women’s Rights [Seg. 4]
FOIA 2006-0203-F - Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
FOIA 2006-0208-F - United States Information Agency
FOIA 2006-0212-F - Evelyn Lieberman and the United States Information Agency
FOIA 2006-0214-F - Jamie Metzl, National Security Council
FOIA 2006-0238-F - Nancy Soderberg and Rwanda
FOIA 2006-0460-F - Robert (Bob) Boorstin
FOIA 2006-0467-F - Jeff Shesol, Speechwriter [Part 1]
FOIA 2006-0467-F - Jeff Shesol, Speechwriter [Part 2]
FOIA 2006-0885-F - Health Care Task Force [Seg. 3]
FOIA 2006-1301-F - Hillary Rodham Clinton on Microcredit and Microdevelopment
FOIA 2006-1734-F - David Shipley, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0702-F - Paul Orzulak, National Security Council Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0703-F - Thomas Rosshirt, National Security Council Speechwriter
Systematic 2011-0415-S - Lissa Muscatine, First Lady’s Press Office

Release 2 - March 14, 2014

FOIA 2006-0184-F - William A. Halter
FOIA 2006-0194-F - Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
FOIA 2006-0195-F - Micronesia, the Republic of Palau and the Republic of the Marshall Islands
FOIA 2006-0199-F - Evelyn Lieberman’s as Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy, 1999-2001
FOIA 2006-0200-F - Public Diplomacy
FOIA 2006-0201-F - White House Conference on Culture and Diplomacy
FOIA 2006-0202-F - International Broadcasting/Board for International Broadcasting
FOIA 2006-0204-F - Radio Marti
FOIA 2006-0207-F - PDD-68 - Concerning International Public Information
FOIA 2006-0209-F - Joseph Duffey
FOIA 2006-0210-F - Penn Kemble and USIA
FOIA 2006-0211-F - Geoffrey Cowan
FOIA 2006-0217-F - Prime Minister Tony Blair
FOIA 2006-0221-F - 2000 Presidential Election Vote Count in Florida
FOIA 2006-0226-F - Vice President Gore’s 2000 Presidential Campaign
FOIA 2006-0357-F - Executive Order 13083, Federation
FOIA 2006-0458-F - Donald Baer
FOIA 2006-0461-F – Carolyn Curiel, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0462-F - Terry Edmonds, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0465-F - David Kusnet, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0468-F - Jordan Tamagni, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0469-F - Michael Waldman, Speechwriter [Segment 1]
FOIA 2006-0470-F - Lowell Weiss, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0503-F - Remarks by Hillary Clinton at Forum 2000
FOIA 2006-0504-F - Remarks by Hillary Clinton at Fifth Millennium Evening
FOIA 2006-0509-F - Remarks at the Eighth Millennium Evening
FOIA 2006-0526-F - President Cardoso’s Visit to Camp David
FOIA 2006-0528-F - Assassination of President John F. Kennedy
FOIA 2006-0588-F - Transition from Clinton Administration to Bush Administration
FOIA 2006-0646-F - Genocide in Rwanda in 1994
FOIA 2006-0648-F - Khobar Towers Bombing
FOIA 2006-0649-F - Brigadier General Terry Schwalier
FOIA 2006-0770-F - Ira Magaziner’s Health Care Files (Policy Development)
FOIA 2006-0947-F - Export-Import Bank AIDS Program for Sub-Saharan Africa
FOIA 2006-0999-F - Les Aspin, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1000-F - Warren Rudman, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1007-F - Ann Caracristi, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1011-F - Maurice Sonnenberg, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1013-F - Stanley Shuman, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1015-F - Admiral Elmo R. Zumwalt, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1022-F - Security at the Department of Energy laboratories
FOIA 2006-1023-F - Aspin Brown Commission
FOIA 2006-1164-F - Terrorism
FOIA 2006-1267-F - Stefanie Sanford
FOIA 2006-1726-F - Samir Afridi, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-1879-F - Carl Sagan
FOIA 2007-0088-F - Catholics
FOIA 2007-0143-F - Disability Rights
FOIA 2007-0302-F - The 1995 Quebec Referendum
FOIA 2008-0826-F - Jerry F. Hultin
FOIA 2008-0829-F - National Polar-Orbiting Environmental Satellite System, NPOESS
Systematic 2006-1854-S - Winfield House in the United Kingdom
Systematic 2010-0198-S - Carol Rasco, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2012-0440-S - Julie Bosland, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic - Clinton Administration History Project

Release 3 - March 28, 2014

FOIA 2006-0165-F - Voice of America (VOA)
FOIA 2006-0197-F - Native American Policy
FOIA 2006-0206-F - "Ring Around Serbia"
FOIA 2006-0469-F - Michael Waldman, Speechwriter [Seg. 2] [Part 1]
FOIA 2006-0469-F - Michael Waldman, Speechwriter [Seg. 2] [Part 2]
FOIA 2006-0469-F - Michael Waldman, Speechwriter [Seg. 2] [Part 3]
FOIA 2008-0941-F - President Clinton’s Farewell Address, January 18, 2001
Systematic - Ira Magaziner, Domestic Policy Council, Electronic Commerce

Release 4 - April 18, 2014

FOIA 2006-0165-F - Voice of America (VOA)
FOIA 2006-0167-F - Labor & Minimum Wage in the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands
FOIA 2006-0182-F - Meetings & Call list between President Clinton & Stan Greenberg
FOIA 2006-0185-F - Asa Hutchinson
FOIA 2006-0186-F - Jennifer Ward and Rwanda
FOIA 2006-0193-F - Guam
FOIA 2006-0197-F - Native Americans
FOIA 2006-0220-F - Fair Housing
FOIA 2006-0194-F - Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
FOIA 2006-0198-F - First Lady on Women’s Rights and Children’s Issues [Seg. 4]
FOIA 2006-0199-F - Evelyn Lieberman, Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy, 1999-2001
FOIA 2006-0200-F - Public Diplomacy
FOIA 2006-0202-F - International Broadcasting/Board for International Broadcasting
FOIA 2006-0211-F - Geoffrey Cowan
FOIA 2006-0213-F - Sandy Ungar
FOIA 2006-0218-F - Donald Steinberg and Rwanda, 1993-1994
FOIA 2006-0309-F - Presidential Schedules & Handwriting 1/7-8, 19-23, 26-30/98; 2/5-7/98; 3/15-16/98
FOIA 2006-0314-F - Presidential Schedules & Handwriting 10/3-4/93; 11/15/95; 11/17/95
FOIA 2006-0325-F - Wesley Clark
FOIA 2006-0326-F - Oklahoma City Bombing
FOIA 2006-0454-F - John C. Pouland
FOIA 2006-0457-F - Zimbabwe
FOIA 2006-0461-F - Carolyn Curiel, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0462-F - Terry Edmonds, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0468-F - Jordan Tamagni, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0469-F - Michael Waldman, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0470-F - Lowell Weiss, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0471-F - Edward (Ted) Widmer, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0489-F - Steven Spielberg or Kate Capshaw
FOIA 2006-0588-F - Clinton Administration Transition to Bush Administration
FOIA 2006-0646-F - Genocide in Rwanda in 1994
FOIA 2006-0647-F - Genocide in the Former Yugoslavia
FOIA 2006-0648-F - Khobar Towers Bombing
FOIA 2006-0684-F - Viktor Bout/Butt and NSC African Affairs Director Gayle Smith
FOIA 2006-0810-F - Office of First Lady’s Files on Health Care Task Force/Health Care Reform
FOIA 2006-0885-F - Ira Magaziner’s Health Care Task Force Files [Seg.2]
FOIA 2006-0998-F - Admiral William Crowe, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-0999-F - Les Aspin, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1000-F - Warren Rudman, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1001-F - Cresencio Arcos, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1002-F - Harold Pote, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1005-F - John Shelby Bryan, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1008-F - Anthony Harrington, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1012-F - Dr. Sidney Drell, President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1021-F - Peacekeeping Operations in Somalia
FOIA 2006-1022-F - Security at the Department of Energy laboratories
FOIA 2006-1734-F - David Shipley, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-1759-F - Good Friday Agreement and the Northern Ireland Peace Process
FOIA 2007-0029-F - Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant or NWIRP at Calverton
FOIA 2007-0080-F - "The Communication Stream of Conspiracy Commerce"
FOIA 2007-0624-F - Line Item Veto
FOIA 2007-0686-F - Hillary Rodham Clinton and Kaki Hockersmith, Redesign of the Oval Office
FOIA 2007-1256-F - Judicial Nominations for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
FOIA 2007-1287-F - Oprah Winfrey
FOIA 2007-1468-F - Summaries of Public Opinion Mail
FOIA 2007-1470-F - James Lynwood Younger, Jr
FOIA 2007-1804-F - Lennart Meri, President of Estonia
FOIA 2008-0015-F - Presidential Transition (NSC) 2000/2001
FOIA 2008-0214-F - United States Attorney Alan Bersin
FOIA 2008-0308-F - Affirmative Action
FOIA 2008-0637-F - Bilderberg Conferences
FOIA 2008-0677-F - Seating Plans and Organizational Charts in the White House
FOIA 2008-0699-F - Carter Wilkie, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0700-F - Heather Hurlburt, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0702-F - Paul Orzulak, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0703-F - Thomas Rosshirt, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0728-F - Arafat-Rabin Signing of the Oslo Accords, 1993
FOIA 2008-0732-F - United States and Jordan 1994
FOIA 2008-0830-F - National Space Policy 1996
FOIA 2008-0826-F - Jerry F. Hultin
FOIA 2008-1034-F - President Clinton and Fife Symington, Former Governor of Arizona
FOIA 2008-1184-F - NSC Records on France
FOIA 2008-1217-F - Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Agencies or (CALEA)
FOIA 2008-1237-F - Timothy Russert
FOIA 2009-0013-F - APEC 2000
FOIA 2009-0258-F - Khalid (also spelled Khaled) Al-jawary (also spelled Al-jawari)
FOIA 2009-0342-F - Brothers to the Rescue
FOIA 2009-0628-F - Reinventing Government in relation to Health Services to Veterans
FOIA 2009-1438-F - Iran
FOIA 2010-0384-F - Financial Services Modernization Act & Community Reinvestment Act
FOIA 2010-0385-F - Citicorp and Travelers Group Merger
FOIA 2010-0449-F - Joycelyn Elders in her position as Surgeon General
FOIA 2010-0450-F - Hazel O’Leary in her position as Secretary of Energy
FOIA 2010-0451-F - Secretary of Labor Alexis Herman
FOIA 2010-0546-F - President Richard Nixon
FOIA 2010-0673-F - President’s Working Group on Financial Markets
FOIA 2010-0683-F - Janet Napolitano
FOIA 2010-0767-F - White House Fellowship Program
FOIA 2010-0769-F - President Clinton’s remarks to White House Fellows, Alumni, or Commissioners
FOIA 2010-0770-F - Nancy Bekavac and Marjorie Craig Benton
FOIA 2010-0916-F - Richard Blumenthal
FOIA 2011-0075-F - Communications between President Clinton and his Spiritual Advisors
FOIA 2011-0201-F - Yacht Sequoia
FOIA 2011-0376-F - Operation Gatekeeper
FOIA 2011-0460-F - Oakland Army Base and Base Closure and Realignment Commission (BRAC)
FOIA 2011-0504-F - Internet Broadcast of the 1998 White House Easter Egg Roll
FOIA 2011-0585-F - Press Secretary Joe Lockhart
FOIA 2011-1040-F - Operation Able Manner
FOIA 2011-1044-F - Immigrant Detention Policy
FOIA 2011-1045-F - Operation Safe Haven
FOIA 2012-0072-F - Robert C. Galloway and U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
FOIA 2012-0739-F - Cynthia A. Metzler and the Department of Labor
Systematic 2009-1414-S - Cynthia Rice, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2010-0198-S - Carol Rasco, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2011-0516-S - Philip J. "P.J." Crowley, National Security Council
Systematic 2011-0638-S - Anna Richter, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2011-0747-S - Chris Jennings, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2011-1010-S - Lyn Hogan, Policy Development
Systematic 2012-0043-S - Lisa Green, Policy Development
Systematic 2012-0819-S - Marge Tarmey, Office of First Lady
Systematic 2012-1004-S - Office of the First Lady, Speechwriting

Release 5 - June 6, 2014

FOIA 2006-0165-F Voice of America (VOA)
FOIA 2006-0193-F Guam
FOIA 2006-0194-F Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
FOIA 2006-0197-F Native Americans
FOIA 2006-0202-F International Broadcasting/Board for International Broadcasting
FOIA 2006-0204-F Radio Marti
FOIA 2006-0218-F Donald Steinberg and Rwanda, 1993-1994
FOIA 2006-0220-F Fair Housing
FOIA 2006-0226-F Vice President Gore’s 2000 Presidential Campaign
FOIA 2006-0227-F Gays in the Military
FOIA 2006-0309-F Presidential Schedules & Handwriting 1/7-8, 19-23, 26-30/98; 2/5-7/98; 3/15-16/98
FOIA 2006-0312-F Anthony Lake and Rwanda
FOIA 2006-0314-F Presidential Schedules & Handwriting 10/3-4/93; 11/15/95; 11/17/95
FOIA 2006-0325-F Wesley Clark
FOIA 2006-0326-F Oklahoma City Bombing
FOIA 2006-0457-F Zimbabwe
FOIA 2006-0458-F Donald Baer
FOIA 2006-0460-F Robert "Bob" Boorstin
FOIA 2006-0465-F David Kusnet, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0467-F Jeff Shesol, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0469-F Michael Waldman, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0470-F Lowell Weiss, Speechwriter
FOIA 2006-0528-F Kennedy Assassination
FOIA 2006-0646-F Genocide in Rwanda in 1994
FOIA 2006-0647-F Genocide in the Former Yugoslavia
FOIA 2006-0680-F Anthony Lake
FOIA 2006-0770-F Ira Magaziner, Policy Development
FOIA 2006-0885-F Ira Magaziner’s Health Care Task Force Files [Segment 2]
FOIA 2006-1000-F Warren Rudman, the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1007-F Ann Caracristi, the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board
FOIA 2006-1022-F Security at the Department of Energy laboratories
FOIA 2006-1023-F Aspin Brown Commission
FOIA 2006-1067-F Supreme Court Nominations (Ginsburg/Breyer)
FOIA 2006-1164-F Terrorism
FOIA 2006-1734-F David Shipley, Speechwriter
FOIA 2007-0088-F Catholics
FOIA 2007-0141-F EO 12871 Federal Sector Labor-Management Relations
FOIA 2007-0143-F Disability Rights
FOIA 2007-0624-F Line Item Veto
FOIA 2007-1287-F Oprah Winfrey
FOIA 2008-0098-F Hamas leader Mousa Mohammed Abu Marzook
FOIA 2008-0308-F Affirmative Action
FOIA 2008-0699-F Carter Wilkie, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0700-F Heather Hurlburt, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0703-F Thomas Rosshirt, Speechwriter
FOIA 2008-0729-F "Camp David Summit" July 2000
FOIA 2008-1184-F National Security Council records on France
FOIA 2008-1217-F Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Agencies or (CALEA)
FOIA 2009-0013-F APEC 2000
FOIA 2009-0342-F Brothers to the Rescue
FOIA 2009-0628-F Reinventing Government as pertains to Health Services to Veterans
FOIA 2010-0673-F President’s Working Group on Financial Markets
FOIA 2011-0376-F Operation Gatekeeper
FOIA 2011-0460-F Oakland Army Base and Base Closure and Realignment Commission (BRAC)
FOIA 2011-1044-F Immigrant Detention Policy
FOIA 2011-1045-F Operation Safe Haven
FOIA 2012-1038-F Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlement(s) "SAVE" database
Systematic 2009-1414-S Cynthia Rice, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2011-0638-S Anna Richter, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2011-0747-S Chris Jennings, Domestic Policy Council
Systematic 2012-0440-S Julie Bosland, Domestic Policy Council

Release 6 – July 18, 2014

FOIA 2006-0187-F - Communications between Anthony Lake and President Clinton re: Haiti 7/1/94 – 9/24/94
FOIA 2006-0225-F - White House Communication with Congress re: Health Care Task Force
FOIA 2006-0226-F - Vice President Gore’s 2000 Presidential Campaign
FOIA 2006-0228-F - Osama bin Laden
FOIA 2006-0230-F - Susan Rice and Rwanda
FOIA 2006-0458-F - Donald Baer
FOIA 2006-0459-F - Antony Blinken
FOIA 2006-0460-F - Robert "Bob" Boorstin
FOIA 2006-0651-F - Jean Bertrand Aristide
FOIA 2006-0995-F - President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board (PFIAB)
FOIA 2006-0996-F - Intelligence Oversight Board (IOB)
FOIA 2006-1025-F - Guatemala Human Rights Cases (IOB)
FOIA 2006-1067-F - Supreme Court Nominations (Ginsburg/Breyer)
FOIA 2006-1171-F - Sudan
FOIA 2007-0088-F - Catholics
FOIA 2007-1596-F - African Embassy Bombings
FOIA 2009-1007-F - Judge Sonia Sotomayor
FOIA 2009-1522-F - Presidential Signing Statements
FOIA 2010-0448-F - Lani Guinier

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