Entity: Texas Attorney General

Investigations Update: Family Separation, Unmarked Law Enforcement, and Trump’s Campaign Rallies

June 30, 2020
Here’s a look at the investigations our team has been pursuing through public records requests and Freedom of Information Act litigation in the last week.

Records Request to Texas Attorney General Seeking Communications with Anti-Voting Groups

June 22, 2020
Records request to the Texas Office of the Attorney General seeking email communications between office officials and anti-voting groups.

Records Request to Texas Attorney General Seeking Communications with GOP

June 22, 2020
Records request to the Texas Office of the Attorney General seeking email communications between office officials and the Texas Republican Party.

Texas Attorney General Withheld Records Response Regarding Communications with Texas Public Policy Foundation

May 5, 2020
Response from the Texas Attorney General's Office stated that it is withholding records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between Texas officials and the Texas Public Policy Foundation.

News Roundup: Protecting the Right to Vote During a Pandemic

May 1, 2020
Like many things in today’s politics, mail-in voting has become a political flashpoint as the November election gets closer.

No Records Response from Texas Attorney General Regarding Bravoure

April 29, 2020
The Attorney General of Texas stated that it had no records including the word Bravoure in Zina Bash's email account. American Oversight sought these records after public reporting indicated that conservatives were monitoring federal judicial nominations through a variety of listservs, including one called Bravoure.

Public Records Request to the Office of the Texas Attorney General Seeking Communications Related to Supreme Court Nominations

April 27, 2020
Public Records Request to the Office of the Texas Attorney General seeking emails related to the Supreme Court nomination and confirmation process.

Public information request to the Texas Attorney General Seeking Email Communications Regarding Vote by Mail and Coronavirus

April 27, 2020
Public information request to the Texas Attorney General seeking email communications containing key terms relating to vote by mail and the novel coronavirus.

Texas Attorney General Health Policy Emails with External Organizations

April 16, 2020
Email sent by an official in the Texas Office of the Attorney General (OAG) in response to our request for communications between the OAG and external organizations in light of the state's ban on non-essential medical procedures, interpreted to include abortion.

Texas Attorney General Emails with Federal Government Officials in March 2020

April 15, 2020
Emails sent by staff in the Office of the Attorney General of Texas during the time period March 10 to March 31, 2020.