Entity: Arizona Senate

American Oversight v. Arizona Senate – Maricopa County Audit Records

July 30, 2021
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Arizona Senate seeking the release of records concerning the audit of the November 2020 presidential election results in Maricopa County, Ariz.

Records Request to the Arizona Legislature Seeking Communications with External Parties

July 23, 2021
Public records request to the Arizona Legislature seeking the communications of Sens. Wendy Rogers, David Livingston, and Rep. Walter Blackman with specified external parties, including emails with the White House and with communications from email addresses containing handles associated with the Trump Organization.

News Roundup: Sham Audit, Sham Findings

July 22, 2021
Officials involved in the Arizona Senate's partisan election "audit" have said they still need more information before they can complete it. They also introduced new baseless allegations.

New Report: How the Arizona Election ‘Audit’ Has Already Been Compromised

July 22, 2021
Drawing from the hundreds of pages of documents and emails uncovered by American Oversight, as well as public reporting, the report identifies key issues that undermine the credibility of the Arizona Senate’s partisan election review.

News Roundup: A Victory for Transparency in Arizona

July 15, 2021
An Arizona court dealt a severe blow to the state Senate's attempt to keep key documents related to its sham election "audit" hidden from the public.

Court Rejects Arizona Senate’s Motion to Dismiss Lawsuit for Records from Sham Election ‘Audit’

July 15, 2021
"It is difficult to conceive of a case with a more compelling public interest demanding public disclosure and public scrutiny," wrote the judge.

Opinion: American Oversight v. Arizona Senate – Denial of Senate’s Motions to Dismiss Lawsuit and to Consolidate

July 15, 2021
Ruling from the Arizona Superior Court denying the Arizona Senate’s motion to dismiss American Oversight’s lawsuit for records related the Senate’s partisan “audit” of the 2020 election. Judge Michael Kemp also rejected the Senate’s motion to consolidate American Oversight’s lawsuit with a public records lawsuit brought by the Arizona Republic.

Arizona Senate Records of Former Sen. Farnsworth’s Communications Regarding Maricopa County “Audit”

July 1, 2021
Records received from the Arizona Senate in response to American Oversight’s request for former Sen. Eddie Farnsworth’s communications concerning the Maricopa County “audit.” These communications span November 2020 to the end of Farnsworth's term in January 2021.

Arizona Senate Communications for Sen. Fann Regarding Elections Investigations

June 28, 2021
Records from the Arizona Senate in response to American Oversight's request for communications sent or received by Sen. Karen Fann regarding investigations into the results of the November 2020 election.

News Roundup: Same Lies, Different States

June 25, 2021
American Oversight obtained more documents from the Arizona Senate's "audit" of ballots cast in Maricopa County.