News Roundup: One Firing, Multiple Scandals

May 22, 2020
Trump's firing of the State Department's inspector general has unearthed a series of concerning stories about the conduct of the very person who pressed for the firing — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

No Records Response from Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, Sheriff’s Office for Records about the SOS’s Plan to Send Absentee Ballot Applications

May 21, 2020
The Athens-Clarke County Sheriff's Office stated that it had no records of guidance documents or communications concerning the Secretary of State's plan to send absentee ballot applications to all active voters or communications concerning changes to the detainee voting process in light of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Open Records Request to Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, for Records Regarding Detained Voters

May 20, 2020
Open records request to Athens-Clarke County, Georgia, for records — including communications, directives, and protocols — regarding absentee ballot request forms for detained voters who have not been convicted of a felony or are completing sentences for misdemeanors.