Entity: Georgia Secretary of State

Investigations Update: ‘Burrowing In,’ Voter Fraud Task Forces, and Federal Law Enforcement

July 28, 2020
Our latest investigations into political appointees moving to permanent positions, the designation of "antifa" as a terrorist group, and state-level voter fraud task forces.

Request to Georgia Secretary of State Seeking Records of Spending in Defending Redistricting Case

July 27, 2020
Open Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State asking for records that show the office’s spending to defend the state in the redistricting case Thompson et al v. Kemp.

Request to Georgia Secretary of State for Records of Spending in Defending Redistricting Case

July 27, 2020
Open records request to Georgia Secretary of State asking for records that show the office’s spending to defend the state in the redistricting case Dwight et al. v. Kemp.

Request to the Ga. Secretary of State Seeking Records Regarding CARES Act Funding for Elections

July 22, 2020
Public records request to the Georgia Secretary of State seeking records regarding the distribution of CARES Act funding for election administration. American Oversight seeks these records to shed light on how Georgia is distributing and utilizing CARES Act funds in preparation for the November 2020 election.

Open Records Request to Open Records Request to Ga. Secretary of State for Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force Records

July 20, 2020
Open records request to the Georgia Secretary of State's office seeking policy documents, agendas, meeting minutes, or similar from the state’s Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force.

Open Records Request to Ga. Secretary of State for Communications About Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force

July 20, 2020
Open records request to the Georgia Secretary of State's office seeking communications of Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, Chief Investigator Frances Watson, and Elections Director Chris Harvey concerning the state’s Absentee Ballot Fraud Task Force.

Public Records Request to GA Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Anti-Voting Groups

July 2, 2020
Public records request to the Georgia Secretary of State seeking email communications with anti-voting groups.

Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State for Communications Regarding the Supreme Court

June 30, 2020
Records request to the Office of the Governor in Georgia for email communications containing terms concerning the Georgia Secretary of State's decision to cancel a democratic election to select Georgia Supreme Court Justice Keith Blackwell’s replacement, enabling Governor Brian Kemp to appoint Blackwell’s successor.

Open Records Request to the Ga. Secretary of State Seeking Directives Regarding 2020 Primary Election

June 11, 2020
Open records request to the Georgia secretary of state's office seeking any guidance, directives, orders, or analyses — including, but not limited to, legal opinions, memoranda, emails, or other informal communications — relied upon by the Office of the Secretary of State to support its decision to investigate election complications in DeKalb and Fulton Counties, as announced on June 10, 2020. This record also seeks all records reflecting any briefing or situation report prepared for Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger or Elections Director Chris Harvey regarding any aspect of the June 9, 2020 primary election.

Open Records Request to the Ga. Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Voting Machine Vendors KnowInk and Dominion Voting

June 11, 2020
Open records request to Georgia secretary of state's office seeking communications with the voting machine vendors KnowInk and Dominion Voting. American Oversight seeks these records in light of Georgia’s public reports that operating challenges related to the state’s new voting machines delayed some results for the June 9th primary elections.