Jurisdiction: Georgia

Investigations Update: Operation Legend, Crossfire Hurricane, and the Rush for a Coronavirus Vaccine

September 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s politicized Operation Legend, the rush for school reopenings and a Covid-19 vaccine, and partisan FBI responses to congressional requests.

Records Request to Georgia Governor’s Office Seeking Candice Broce’s Communications

August 27, 2020
Records request to the Georgia Governor's Office seeking the communications of Candice Broce, director of communications and chief deputy executive counsel.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Records and Data Regarding Georgia Polling Places

August 21, 2020
FOIA request to the Georgia Secretary of State and the Superintendent of Elections and Voter Registration of Sumter County, Georgia, seeking records and data relating to polling places. 

Investigations Update: DHS Intelligence Efforts in Portland, the Politicization of Key Government Agency, and the Pandemic’s Impact on Census

August 4, 2020
Our latest investigations into the federal response to nationwide protests, political interference in the 2020 census, and other issues.
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ORR to Georgia Governor Seeking Materials Related to Kemp’s February 2020 Meeting with Elections, LLC

August 3, 2020
Open Records Request to the Georgia Office of the Governor seeking all materials related to Governor Brian Kemp’s Feb. 24, 2020, meeting with former White House counsel and founder of Elections, LLC, Stefan Passantino.

No Records Response from Ga. Secretary of State for Litigation Costs Related to a Redistricting Case

July 30, 2020
The Office of the Georgia Secretary of State stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records reflecting the officeÕs spending to defend the state in the redistricting case Dwight et al. v. Kemp.

No Records Response from Ga. Secretary of State for Spending Records on a Redistricting Case

July 30, 2020
The Office of the Georgia Secretary of State stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records reflecting the officeÕs spending to defend the state in the redistricting case Dwight et al. v. Kemp.

No Records Response from Georgia SOS Regarding Communications and Directives about the Georgia Cyber Center at Augusta University

July 30, 2020
Georgia Secretary of State stated that it had no records of communications between select elections officials and Augusta University staff or directives regarding the office's partnership with the Georgia Cyber Center at Augusta University.

No Records Response from Cobb County, Ga., for Spending Records on a Redistricting Case

July 29, 2020
Cobb County, Georgia, stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records reflecting the county's spending to defend the state in the redistricting cases Dwight et al. v. Kemp and Georgia State Conference of the NAACP v. Georgia.

Investigations Update: ‘Burrowing In,’ Voter Fraud Task Forces, and Federal Law Enforcement

July 28, 2020
Our latest investigations into political appointees moving to permanent positions, the designation of "antifa" as a terrorist group, and state-level voter fraud task forces.