Entity: Texas Attorney General

In the Documents: Texas Elections Officials’ Close Ties to ‘Voter Fraud’ Activists

September 18, 2019
New documents offer an inside look at the troublingly close relationships between election officials and voting-restriction advocates in the Lone Star State.

No Records Response from Texas Attorney General Regarding Communications with Election Activists

September 11, 2019
The Office of the Texas Attorney General stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between state officials and election activists and groups, such as Direct Action Texas and Engage Texas.

News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions

September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
(Photo: Gage Skidmore)

Public Records Request to Texas Officials Seeking Communications with Election Activists

September 4, 2019
Public records request to the office of the Texas Attorney General seeking communications between state officials and external election activist individuals and groups.

No Records Response from Texas AG Regarding Gene Hamilton Communications

July 15, 2019
The Texas Attorney General's office stated that it had no records of communications between certain officials and former DHS aide Gene Hamilton.

Public Records Request to the Texas Attorney General’s Office Seeking Communications with Gene Hamilton

July 8, 2019
Public records request to the Texas Attorney General’s office seeking records reflecting communications with former-Sessions aide and DHS and DOJ official, Gene Hamilton. Hamilton has been involved in prominent immigration policy changes, including the decision to rollback DACA.

Texas Attorney General Calendar Entries Mentioning Meetings with ALEC

April 8, 2019
Texas Attorney General calendar entries with groups related to the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). American Oversight sought these documents to see how ALEC might have coordinated with Texas government officials leading up to the 2018 election.

Records from the Texas Attorney General Regarding Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

April 8, 2019
Records from the Texas Attorney General regarding communications with voter fraud activists, including calendars indicating meetings with the organization True the Vote. These records date from 2017 through 2018. American Oversight sought these communications to determine if outside groups have coordinated with Texas government officials in voter suppression efforts leading up to the 2018 election.

Public Information Request to Texas Attorney General Seeking Communications with ALEC

March 29, 2019
Public Information Request to Texas Attorney General seeking communications with the American Legislative Exchange Council, or politicians linked to it.

Public Information Request to Texas Attorney General Seeking Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

March 29, 2019
Public Information Request to Texas Attorney General 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.