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Arizona Supreme Court Effectively Upholds Rulings Determining Cyber Ninjas ‘Audit’ Records Are Public
The court’s decision dissolves the stay on a state judge’s order that the Arizona Senate produce documents held in the physical custody of election “audit” contractor Cyber Ninjas.
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News Roundup: The Evolution of the Big Lie
September 16, 2021
This week saw two major victories for transparency in Arizona and Pennsylvania — and new developments in the partisan election investigation in Wisconsin.
News Roundup: A Web of (Big) Lies
September 10, 2021
As lawmakers in various states move forward with their own sham election investigations, a web of familiar voter-fraud conspiracists have been linking up to promote the Big Lie.
News Roundup: Transparency Is Coming, Even Amid ‘Audit’ Report Delays
August 27, 2021
As the Arizona Senate continues its efforts to delay transparency in its election "audit," its contractors have introduced yet more delays of their own.
News Roundup: Warming Planet, Surging Pandemic, and Election-Undermining Reviews
August 13, 2021
It's been a busy news week, from the fast-growing U.S. surge in Covid-19 cases and the new "code red" report on global warming to news about efforts past and present to undermine the 2020 presidential election.
News Roundup: From the Trump White House to Wisconsin
June 17, 2021
New emails released to Congress show the former president exerting pressure on Justice Department officials to support his baseless fraud claims. The lies haven't disappeared.
The Latest Attempt by Wisconsin Legislative Leaders to Undermine Election Has Been in the Works for Months
June 17, 2021
Emails uncovered by American Oversight reveal an early April meeting between legislative leaders and one of the former police officers hired to investigate the 2020 election in Wisconsin.
News Roundup: Undermining Democracy, One ‘Audit’ at a Time
June 3, 2021
After visiting the sham audit of votes cast in Maricopa County, Ariz., this week, Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers have called for their state to conduct a similar partisan review.
News Roundup: Spotlight on the States
March 18, 2021
It’s Sunshine Week, and we’re continuing to shine a light on the actions of state governments across the country to narrow access to our democracy or to use public office to serve the few.
American Oversight Obtains Seven Phony Certificates of Pro-Trump Electors
March 2, 2021
The phony electoral vote certificates from seven states were submitted to Congress as part of the failed attempt to overturn the results of the 2020 election.
Early Pandemic Confusion at Federal and State Health Agencies
Industry Influence at the Department of Agriculture During Pandemic
Government Transparency, Health Care
Wisconsin’s Baseless Investigation of the 2020 Election