Entity: Florida

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

August 21, 2019
FOIA 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.

Florida Secretary of State Communications Regarding Requirements to Pay Fines Before Voting

August 16, 2019
Communications from the Florida Secretary of State regarding the implementation of SC 7066, which requires individuals with prior felony convictions to pay all fines, fees, and restitution before they can register to vote.

News Roundup: “Remain in Mexico,” New Lawsuits, and Trump’s Friend Tom Barrack

August 2, 2019
Documents we uncovered show that a question asking asylum-seekers whether they had fear of being returned to Mexico was scrapped before the new Remain in Mexico policy was finalized.

News Roundup: Investigating the Fallout from Spring’s DHS Shakeup

July 19, 2019
Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan testified before Congress this week, with lawmakers confronting him about the poor conditions at migrant detention centers.

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

Records from the Collier County Regarding Voter Roll Maintenance Guidance

June 7, 2019
Records from the Collier County Supervisor of Elections Office in Florida showing communications from the state director of elections, Maria Matthews, regarding voter roll maintenance.

No Records Response from Duval County in Florida for Directives from the Department of State on Voter Roll Maintenance

June 4, 2019
No records response from Duval County in Florida for directives from Florida's Department of State on voter roll maintenance.

Duval County in Florida Supervisor of Elections Communications Regarding Voter Fraud Activists

June 3, 2019
Records from the Duval County Supervisor of Elections in Florida of communications mentioning public figures and organizations, such as the Heritage Foundation, who have prominently claimed that voter fraud is widespread and advocated for restrictions on voting.

FOIA to Monroe County in Florida Seeking Voter Roll Maintenance Guidance

May 29, 2019
FOIA to Monroe County in Florida seeking directives and guidance from the Florida Director of Elections concerning voter roll maintenance.

FOIA to Collier County in Florida Seeking Voter Roll Maintenance Guidance

May 29, 2019
FOIA to Collier County in Florida seeking directives and guidance from the Florida Director of Elections concerning voter roll maintenance.