Entity: Texas Secretary of State

Open Records Requests to the Texas Secretary of State for Communications Regarding Vote by Mail Considerations Due to COVID-19

April 23, 2020
Open records requests to state election officials in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Wisconsin seeking communications regarding vote by mail considerations related to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Texas Secretary of State Communications with Texas Public Policy Foundation

March 27, 2020
Records from the Texas Secretary of State's Office in response to American Oversight's request for communications between Texas officials and the Texas Public Policy Foundation.

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

Public Records Request to the Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Trey Trainor and Empower Texans

March 23, 2020
Public records request to the Secretary of State seeking communications between officials and nominated FEC Commissioner Trey Trainor, as well as communications with Empower Texans.

News Roundup: Continuing Our Investigation of Coronavirus Response

March 13, 2020
As we all take steps to mitigate the severity of the outbreak, American Oversight is continuing to investigate the Trump administration’s troublingly inadequate response to the crisis.

Public Information Request to Texas Secretary of State for Voter ID Education Campaign Records

March 10, 2020
Public information request to the Texas Secretary of State's office seeking records related to the "Ready. Check. Vote." campaign to educate voters regarding voter identification requirements.

News Roundup: Rising Coronavirus Fears and Sinking Public Trust

March 6, 2020
The uncertainty and fear surrounding the coronavirus have laid bare the deadly consequences of President Donald Trump’s demand for obsequious loyalty and a refusal to take responsibility for mistakes.

Texas Secretary of State Communications with Redistricting Groups

February 11, 2020
Records from the Office of the Texas Secretary of State in response to American Oversight's request for communications with individuals and groups with a focus on redistricting efforts.

Texas Secretary of State Records Retention Schedule and Policies and Procedures Manual

February 4, 2020
The Texas Secretary of State’s records retention schedule, 2012 policies and procedures manual, and information security policy records.

Texas Secretary of State Emails with Harris County Republican Party

February 2, 2020
Records from the Texas Secretary of State's Office in response to American Oversight's request for email communications with Harris County Republican Party officials.