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American Oversight Sues Florida Department of Education for Records Related to Gov. DeSantis’ Ongoing Attacks on Education
The lawsuit comes at a time of increasing alarm and urgency over attempts to politicize and reshape Florida’s education system.
Areas of Investigation
New Records About Trump Administration’s Response to Summer 2020 Racial Justice Protests
June 17, 2021
The documents include a Secret Service timeline referencing the deployment of tear gas against peaceful protesters on June 1, as well as communications about the federal response to protests in Portland, Ore.
News Roundup: Power Failures and Power Plays
February 18, 2021
Severe winter weather swept across the nation this week, wiping out power for millions. And several states unleashed a new wave of voting-restriction measures.
American Oversight Sues for Records Related to Kentucky’s Ballot Integrity Task Force
September 22, 2020
On Tuesday, American Oversight sued the attorney general of Kentucky for documents and communications that could shed light on the work of its task force investigating supposed voter fraud.
News Roundup: Georgia’s Disastrous Election, the Administration’s Alarming Protest Response, and Barr’s Troubling Tenure
June 12, 2020
As stirring protests against police brutality gripped the nation’s attention and as the coronavirus continued its tragic spread through multiple states, Georgia held a chaotic primary election.
American Oversight Sues for Barr’s Communications About Michael Flynn Case
May 11, 2020
The lawsuit seeks the release of multiple categories of documents, including communications between White House officials and Attorney General William Barr or his top aides regarding the Flynn case.
News Roundup: Protecting the Right to Vote During a Pandemic
May 1, 2020
Like many things in today’s politics, mail-in voting has become a political flashpoint as the November election gets closer.
Attacks on LGBTQ Rights
State ‘Election Integrity’ Units and the Threat of Voter Intimidation
Right-Wing Attacks on Education and Student Expression
Civil Rights, Education