Entity: Texas Secretary of State

Records Request to Texas Secretary of State for Communications with Pro-Audit Activists and Associates of Former President Trump

December 17, 2021
Records request to the Texas Secretary of State seeking email and text message communications with pro-audit activists and associates of former President Donald Trump.

American Oversight Obtains Texas County Election Officials’ Communications About Secretary of State Election Audit

December 8, 2021
The emails from Collin and Tarrant counties reflect confusion among local election officials after the Texas secretary of state’s office announced a “full forensic audit” of election results in late September.

Records Request to Texas Secretary of State Seeking Complaints Regarding Tarrant County Poll Watchers

November 23, 2021
Records request to the Texas Secretary of State seeking complaints submitted by or concerning Tarrant County poll watchers or other Tarrant County election officials.

Records Request to Texas Secretary of State Seeking Secretary Scott’s Sent External Communications, Appointment Records and Information

November 10, 2021
Records request to the Texas Secretary of State seeking Secretary John Scott’s sent external communications and records related to his appointment, including his résumé, appointment application, and background check results, and information concerning other recent secretary of state applicants and hires.

American Oversight Launches Investigation into Texas Election ‘Audit’

October 6, 2021
“As we’ve seen in Arizona, these phony audits have nothing to do with election security and are intended to perpetuate false claims of voter fraud to justify new restrictions on voting,” said American Oversight's executive director.

Records Request to the Texas Secretary of State for Communications with Pro-Audit Activists and Former President Trump’s Associates

October 5, 2021
Records request to the Texas Secretary of State seeking email and text message communications with pro-audit activists and former President Donald Trump’s associates.

Records Request to the Texas Secretary of State for Sent Communications Concerning the Audits of the 2020 Election Results in Several Counties

October 5, 2021
Records request to the Texas Secretary of State seeking the sent communications of select officials concerning the office’s audits of the 2020 election results in Dallas, Harris, Tarrant, and Collin counties.

Records Request to Texas Secretary of State for Sent Emails Concerning Select Election Law Changes Made After 2020 Election

September 22, 2021
Records request to the Texas Secretary of State seeking sent email communications concerning select election law changes made after the 2020 election as well as related guidance and analyses.

Texas Secretary of State Records Regarding Election Officials’ Calendars

May 11, 2021
Records from the Texas Secretary of State's Office in response to American Oversight's request for all calendar entries for senior state leadership.

News Roundup: The Big Lie Becomes Big Policy

March 25, 2021
The sheer number of voting-restriction bills currently floating in state legislatures makes it hard to keep track of where each proposal stands. But they all point to the fact that conservative leaders and fundraisers have increasingly adopted such restrictions as a primary policy position.