Entity: Georgia Secretary of State

Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State for Contracts and Directives Regarding 2021 Redistricting

April 22, 2021
Public records request to the office of Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger seeking records of contracts relevant to the 2021 redistricting process, including for map drawing software, consultants, or legal counsel, as well as directives regarding the redistricting process.

Request to Georgia Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Legislators Sponsoring Anti-Voter Legislation

April 20, 2021
Records request to the Georgia Office of the Secretary of State for email and text message communications between select officials and several state senators who recently sponsored legislation seeking to restrict voting access, including Sens. Bill Cowsert, Randy Robertson, Lee Anderson, Larry Walker III, Billy Hickman, and Buddy DeLoach and their staffs.

Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State for Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force Policy Documents, Reports, and Meeting Records

April 14, 2021
Records request to the Georgia Secretary of State seeking policy documents, reports, and meeting records related to Georgia's Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force.

Records Request to the Georgia Secretary of State for Email Communications About Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force

April 14, 2021
Records request to the Georgia Secretary of State seeking email communications of select officials concerning Georgia's Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force.

Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State for Records Regarding Phone Call Between Deputy Secretary Fuchs and Former Special Assistant to President Hutchinson

April 1, 2021
Records request to the Office of the Georgia Secretary of State regarding a phone call between former Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs Cassidy Hutchinson and Deputy Secretary of State and Chief of Staff Jordan Fuchs in December 2020. Email communications previously obtained by American Oversight indicate that Hutchinson and Fuchs had organized such a call.

Georgia Secretary of State Recording of Trump Phone Call to Election Investigator

March 10, 2021
Audio file released by the Georgia Secretary of State’s Office of a December 23, 2020, phone call between then-President Donald Trump and chief investigator Frances Watson. This file was released to American Oversight on March 10, 2021, in response to a public records request. A copy of the recording was separately obtained and reported on by the Wall Street Journal on March 10, 2021.

Georgia Secretary of State Email Regarding Mark Meadows’ Visit to Cobb County

March 10, 2021
Email correspondence from the Georgia Secretary of State's Office in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding any additional calls between President Donald Trump and the Georgia Secretary of State's office not found in previous requests. These records include an email sent to Georgia Deputy Secretary Jordan Fuchs concerning a visit by then-White House Chief of staff Mark Meadows in Cobb County.

Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State for Communications with Legislators Backing Voting Restriction Bills

March 8, 2021
Request to the Georgia Secretary of State seeking communications with legislators that have sponsored voting-restriction legislation during the 2021 legislative session.

News Roundup: Power Failures and Power Plays

February 18, 2021
Severe winter weather swept across the nation this week, wiping out power for millions. And several states unleashed a new wave of voting-restriction measures.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.