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Fake Electoral Certificates Obtained by American Oversight Draw Renewed Scrutiny
The phony documents were submitted to Congress by Republicans in several states who sought to overturn Biden’s 2020 election victory by casting the state’s electoral votes for Trump instead.
Areas of Investigation
Nevada Health Department Records from Summer and Fall Highlight Confusion over CDC’s Initial Vaccine Instructions
December 23, 2020
Records obtained by American Oversight include communications about proposed vaccine distribution plans and state officials’ reactions to those plans.
Investigations Update: Vote-by-Mail Disinformation Campaigns, Drug Coupons for Seniors, and 2020 Census Interference
October 13, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into outside influence in the judicial nominations process, foreign disinformation campaigns, and Trump administration’s continued meddling with the 2020 census.
Investigations Update: The White House Outbreak, the Administration’s Naturalization Policy, and Texas’ Ballot Drop Boxes
October 6, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the administration’s immigration policy, absentee voting requirements, and voter suppression in the states.
Investigations Update: Operation Legend, Crossfire Hurricane, and the Rush for a Coronavirus Vaccine
September 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s politicized Operation Legend, the rush for school reopenings and a Covid-19 vaccine, and partisan FBI responses to congressional requests.
Investigations Update: ‘Burrowing In,’ Voter Fraud Task Forces, and Federal Law Enforcement
July 28, 2020
Our latest investigations into political appointees moving to permanent positions, the designation of "antifa" as a terrorist group, and state-level voter fraud task forces.
Investigations Update: Mike Pompeo’s Abuses of Office, Trump’s Loyalty Purges, and Caring for Uninsured Covid-19 Patients
July 8, 2020
From voting rights to the pandemic, here's a look at our new investigations from the past week.
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.
News Roundup: Trump and Barr Unleash Attack on Protesters — and the Constitution
June 5, 2020
The irony of protests against police brutality being met with violent escalation by law enforcement is perhaps matched only by the authoritarianism of the president and attorney general.
In the Documents: Coronavirus-Related Records from Nevada and King County, Wash.
June 5, 2020
American Oversight has obtained records from Nevada and Washington state that shed some light on the level of coordination among state and federal agencies.
The ‘Alternate Electors’ Plot to Overturn the 2020 Election
Government Transparency, Voting Rights
Efforts to Audit and Undermine the 2020 Election in Pennsylvania
The Trump Administration’s Controversial ‘Operation Legend’ Program