Jurisdiction: Florida

FOIA to Florida DOS Seeking Emails to County Supervisors of Elections Regarding Voting Rights Restoration

September 12, 2019
FOIA request to Florida Department of State seeking emails to county supervisors of elections regarding Florida Amendment 4 (the Voting Rights Restoration for Felons Initiative), Senate Bill (SB) 7066, or the restoration of voting rights to individuals with prior felony convictions.

News Roundup: Remain in Mexico’s Harmful Effects and Trump’s Dangerous Impatience

August 30, 2019
Immigration officials frequently don't offer language assistance to asylum-seekers forced to return to Mexico, and Trump's rush for a border wall before 2020 raises concerns.

FOIA to Governor’s Office Seeking Records Related to the Restoration of Voting Rights Work Group

August 29, 2019
FOIA Request to Governor’s Office seeking records related to the Restoration of Voting Rights Work Group, established pursuant to SB 7066.

FOIA to Florida’s Department of State Seeking Records Related to the Restoration of Voting Rights Work Group

August 29, 2019
FOIA Request to Florida’s Department of State seeking records related to the Restoration of Voting Rights Work Group, established pursuant to SB 7066.

FOIA to Florida Senate Asking for Records from a 2019 ALEC Conference

August 26, 2019
FOIA request to Florida Senate asking for records reflecting the contents of and attendees to the 46th American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Annual Meeting, held August 14-16, 2019 in Austin, Texas, including workshops on redistricting.

FOIA to Florida House of Representatives for Records Reflecting Requests to Attend a 2019 ALEC Conference

August 26, 2019
FOIA request to Florida House of Representatives seeking records reflecting requests by representatives for permission for themselves or staff members to attend the 46th American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Annual Meeting, held August 14-16, 2019 in Austin, Texas.

FOIA to Florida House of Representatives Asking for Records from a 2019 ALEC Conference

August 26, 2019
FOIA request to Florida House of Representatives asking for records reflecting the contents of and attendees to the 46th American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Annual Meeting, held August 14-16, 2019 in Austin, Texas, including workshops on redistricting.

FOIA to Florida Senate Seeking Records Reflecting Requests for Permission to Attend a 2019 ALEC Conference

August 26, 2019
FOIA request to Florida Senate seeking records reflecting requests by senators for permission for themselves or staff members to attend the 46th American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Annual Meeting, held August 14-16, 2019 in Austin, Texas.

FOIA to Hillsborough County Clerk’s Office Seeking Email Communications Related to Implementing FL SB 7066

August 21, 2019
FOIA to Hillborough County Clerk’s Office seeking email communications with other state and local officials, as well as private collections agents, regarding implementation of Florida SB 7066, including email communications related to how to determine if an individual with a prior felony conviction has completed all terms of his or her sentence and the accuracy of data related to an individual’s completion of his or her sentence. 

FOIA to Duval County Clerk’s Office Seeking Records Reflecting Its Role in Implementing FL SB 7066 

August 21, 2019
FOIA to Duval County Clerk’s Office seeking records reflecting its role in implementing Florida SB 7066, including any records related to determining if an individual with a prior felony conviction has completed all terms of his or her sentence and how such information is shared.