Entity: Georgia - Jefferson County

News Roundup: The Evidence Continues to Mount

January 17, 2020
No matter how much the administration stonewalls, new evidence in the Ukraine investigation continues to emerge. 

Open Records Request to Jefferson County, Georgia, Seeking Directives Concerning Get Out the Vote Groups

January 16, 2020
Open Records Request to Jefferson County, Georgia, for any directives, guidance, advisories, or instructions sent by any staff member of the Georgia Secretary of State's Elections Division regarding "Get out the Vote" Groups and other voter outreach organizations.

Open Records Request to Jefferson County, Georgia, for Elections Staff Communications Containing Key Terms

January 16, 2020
Open records request to Jefferson County, Georgia, for communications, calendars, and text messages sent by any permanent Jefferson County elections staff which contain specific keywords.

An Update on Our Investigation into Georgia’s Election System and Voter-Roll Purges

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 Georgia.

ORR to Jefferson County in Georgia Seeking Records on Misdemeanor Voting Rights

October 30, 2019
Open Records request to Jefferson County, Georgia seeking any guidance or directives from the Secretary of State’s office regarding the ability of those incarcerated or previously convicted of misdemeanors to vote.

Election-Related Directives Sent by Georgia’s Elections Director and Received by Jefferson County, Georgia

October 16, 2019
Election-related directives sent by Georgia Elections Director Chris Harvey to Jefferson County, Georgia, between November 2016 and April 2019.

FOIA to Jefferson County, Georgia Seeking Communications from the State Elections Director Regarding Voter Roll Maintenance

June 3, 2019
FOIA to Jefferson County, Georgia seeking communications from the State Director of Elections related to voter roll maintenance and potential purging of voter rolls.

No Records Response from Jefferson County, Georgia Regarding Communications With Voting Restriction Advocates

May 1, 2019
No records response from the Jefferson County, Georgia, Board of Elections regarding communications with a list of groups advocating for tighter voting restrictions.

Open Records Request to Jefferson County Seeking Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

April 22, 2019
Open Records Request to Jefferson County Elections Superintendent 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.