Entity: Texas Senate

News Roundup: Evidence of Obstruction

January 24, 2020
We uncovered emails revealing new details about the Ukraine scandal, and the next day, they were on the Senate floor in the impeachment trial.
Representative Jason Crow holds up a heavily-redacted email from the Office of Management and Budget during the Senate impeachment trial on Wednesday

Public Information Request to Multiple Texas Entities Seeking Records Retention and Email Auto-deletion Policies

January 21, 2020
Public information request to multiple Texas government entities seeking policies, memoranda, and guidance regarding records retention and automatic email deletion.

Texas Officials’ Communications with ‘Voter Fraud’ Activists

December 23, 2019
We launched our State Accountability Project in March with the goal of shedding light on voter suppression and election issues. Here's a look at what we've discovered so far.

NRR from The Office of Texas Senator Hancock for Communications with Redistricting Organizations


November 21, 2019
The Office of Texas Senator Hancock stated that it had no records of communications with specified redistricting organizations. American Oversight asked for communications between Senator Hancock and the National Republican Redistricting Trust, Republican State Leadership Committee, Geographic Strategies, and others.

Request to Texas Sen. Hancock Seeking Communications with Redistricting Groups

November 18, 2019
Public Information Request to Texas Senator Hancock seeking communications with individuals and groups with a focus on redistricting efforts.

Request to Texas Sen. Huffman Seeking Communications with Redistricting Groups

November 18, 2019
Public Information Request to Texas Senator Huffman seeking communications with individuals and groups with a focus on redistricting efforts.

Public Information Request to TX Senator Joan Huffman Seeking Calendars

September 26, 2019
Request to Texas 2021 Senate Redistricting Committee Chair, Senator Joan Huffman, seeking all calendars or calendar entries, including any calendars maintained on behalf of Senator Huffman.