Entity: Texas Office of the Governor

Investigations Update: Texas Energy Crisis, Covid-19 in Poultry Plants, and New Legislation in Missouri

February 23, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the recent power outage in Texas, industry influence over the Trump administration’s coronavirus response, and Missouri legislation that protects drivers who hit protesters with their cars.

Records Request to Texas Governor’s Office Seeking Communications During Power Crisis

February 19, 2021
Public records request to the Texas Governor's Office seeking communications during the February 2021 power crisis caused by a winter storm.

Records Request to Texas Governor’s Office Seeking Communications During Power Crisis Containing Key Terms

February 19, 2021
Public records request to the Texas Governor's Office seeking communications containing key terms sent during the February 2021 power crisis caused by a winter storm.

Records Request to Texas Governor’s Office Seeking Grid Reliability Assessments

February 19, 2021
Public records request to the Texas Governor's Office seeking assessments about the reliability of the Texas energy grid.

Records Request to Texas Governor’s Office Seeking Lt. Gov. Patrick’s Calendars

December 14, 2020
Records request to the Texas Office of the Governor seeking calendar records for Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick.

Records Request to Texas Governor’s Office Seeking Gov. Greg Abbott’s Calendars

December 14, 2020
Records request to the Texas Office of the Governor seeking calendar records for Gov. Greg Abbott.

State and Local Officials’ Communications with Voting-Restriction Activists and Groups

November 5, 2020
False claims of widespread voter fraud have been given unearned amplification not just by the president, but by right-wing groups working on the ground in various states to convert those false claims into voting restrictions and overzealous voter-roll purges.

Records Request to Texas Governor for Communications Concerning Harris County Drive-Thru Voting Lawsuit

November 4, 2020
Public records request to the Office of the Texas Governor seeking email communications with the plaintiffs in the Harris County, Tex., drive-thru voting lawsuit and the Harris County Republican Party.

Request to the Texas Governor for Communications with Parties Involved in Harris County Drive-Thru Voting Lawsuit

November 2, 2020
Public records request to the Office of the Texas Governor seeking email communications with the plaintiffs in the Harris County, Tex., drive-thru voting lawsuit and the Harris County Republican Party.

No Records Response from Texas Office of the Governor Regarding Emails with Key Groups About Ballot Drop-Off Locations

October 29, 2020
The Texas Office of the Governor stated it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for email communications with specific voting-restriction groups regarding ballot drop-off locations.