Entity: Broward County - Florida

American Oversight’s Investigation into the Restoration of Voting Rights in Florida

December 23, 2019
We launched our State Accountability Project in March with the goal of shedding light on voter suppression and election issues. Here's a look at what we've discovered so far in Florida.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (Photo: Gage Skidmore)

Broward County, Florida, Records Regarding Registrations and Election System Maintenance

December 11, 2019
Records from Broward County, Florida, concerning registration applications and elections maintenance. These records include communications about voter registration and participation numbers.

Public Records Request to Broward County Clerk’s Office Seeking Records Reflecting Its Role in Implementing FL SB 7066 

August 21, 2019
Public records request to Broward County Clerk’s Office seeking records reflecting its role in implementing Florida SB 7066, including any records related to determining if an individual with a prior felony conviction has completed all terms of his or her sentence and how such information is shared.

Public Records Request to Broward County Clerk’s Office Seeking Email Communications Related to Implementing FL SB 7066

August 21, 2019
Public records request to Broward County Clerk’s Office seeking email communications with other state and local officials, as well as private collections agents, regarding implementation of Florida SB 7066, including email communications related to how to determine if an individual with a prior felony conviction has completed all terms of his or her sentence and the accuracy of data related to an individual’s completion of his or her sentence.

Records from Broward County in Florida Regarding Voter Fraud Activists

July 17, 2019
Records response from Broward County in Florida by the Supervisor of Elections to American Oversight's public records request for communications with public figures and activists, such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach

Public Records Request to Broward County in Florida Seeking Voter Roll Maintenance Guidance

May 29, 2019
Public records request to Broward County in Florida seeking directives and guidance from the Florida Director of Elections concerning voter roll maintenance.

Public Records Request to Broward County Seeking Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

April 22, 2019
Public Records Request to Broward County Supervisor of Elections seeking communications with public figures and activists, such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who have prominently claimed that voter fraud is widespread and advocated for restrictions on voting.