Jurisdiction: Iowa

Investigations Update: The White House Outbreak, the Administration’s Naturalization Policy, and Texas’ Ballot Drop Boxes

October 6, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the administration’s immigration policy, absentee voting requirements, and voter suppression in the states.

Records Request to Iowa Secretary of State Seeking Communications with USPS

October 1, 2020
Records request to the Office of the Secretary of State of Iowa seeking email communications with the U.S. Postal Service in anticipation of widespread use of mail-in ballots in the November 2020 election.

Investigations Update: Mike Pompeo’s Abuses of Office, Trump’s Loyalty Purges, and Caring for Uninsured Covid-19 Patients

July 8, 2020
From voting rights to the pandemic, here's a look at our new investigations from the past week.
Mike and Susan Pompeo in January 2019

Public Records Request to the IA Governor Seeking Communications with Anti-Voting Groups

July 2, 2020
Public records request to the Iowa Governor seeking email communications with anti-voting groups.

Public Records Request to the IA Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Anti-Voting Groups

July 2, 2020
Public records request to the Iowa Secretary of State seeking email communications with anti-voting groups.

News Roundup: Georgia’s Disastrous Election, the Administration’s Alarming Protest Response, and Barr’s Troubling Tenure

June 12, 2020
As stirring protests against police brutality gripped the nation’s attention and as the coronavirus continued its tragic spread through multiple states, Georgia held a chaotic primary election.

News Roundup: Protecting the Right to Vote During a Pandemic

May 1, 2020
Like many things in today’s politics, mail-in voting has become a political flashpoint as the November election gets closer.

Open Records Request to the Iowa 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.