Entity: Florida Department of State

Florida Secretary of State and Department of State Records Regarding Election Officials’ Calendars

April 21, 2021
Records from the Florida Department of State in response to American Oversight's request for records reflecting calendar entries of election officials.

Records Request to the Florida Department of State for Secretary Lee’s Calendars

December 15, 2020
Records request to the Florida Department of State seeking calendar records for Secretary Laurel Lee.

State and Local Officials’ Communications with Voting-Restriction Activists and Groups

November 5, 2020
False claims of widespread voter fraud have been given unearned amplification not just by the president, but by right-wing groups working on the ground in various states to convert those false claims into voting restrictions and overzealous voter-roll purges.

Records Request to Florida Secretary of State Seeking Assessments Regarding Ballot Drop Box Guidance

October 28, 2020
Public records request to the Florida Secretary of State seeking any assessments, reports, or analyses that evaluate any projected or actual impact of recent guidance regarding ballot drop boxes.

Records Request to Florida Secretary of State Seeking Communications Regarding Ballot Drop Box Restrictions

October 28, 2020
Public records request to the Florida Secretary of State seeking communications containing key terms regarding recent guidance mandating further restrictions on the use of absentee ballot drop boxes.

Records Request to Fla. Secretary of State Seeking Emails Regarding Mike Bloomberg’s Donation to Florida Fines and Fees Fund

October 9, 2020
Public records request to the Florida Secretary of State seeking email communications regarding Mike Bloomberg’s $16 million donation to assist people with felony convictions with paying court-ordered fines and fees, a pre-condition to having their voting rights restored under Florida law S.B. 7066.

No Records Response from Fla. Department of State Regarding Communications with PILF and the Honest Elections Project

October 9, 2020
The Florida Department of State stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications with the Public Interest Legal Foundation and the Honest Elections Project.

No Records Response from Fla. Department of State Regarding Communications with Florida First Inc. and American First Action

October 9, 2020
The Florida Department of State stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between Florida officials and employees of Florida First, Inc. and America First Action.

News Roundup: The Real Dangers

October 8, 2020
Trump’s three-day stay at the hospital and the outbreak at the White House have done little to moderate his antagonistic politics or even make him take the pandemic seriously.

New Documents Highlight 2018 Tech Woes in Florida’s Online Voter Registration System

October 2, 2020
When the state is “unable to process your request” for democratic participation...