Jurisdiction: Oklahoma

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.

Request to Oklahoma Attorney General for Communications Concerning Covid-19 Abortion Ban

July 24, 2020
Open records request to the Office of the Attorney General of Oklahoma for communications about the inclusion of abortion procedures in a temporary ban on elective surgeries.

Request to Oklahoma Office of the Governor for Communications Concerning Covid-19 Abortion Ban

July 24, 2020
Open records request to the Office of the Governor of Oklahoma for communications about the inclusion of abortion procedures in a temporary ban on elective surgeries.

Okla. Department of Health Assessments of a Trump Campaign Rally

July 23, 2020
Records from the Oklahoma Department of Health of assessments regarding projected effects of a Trump campaign rally on the spread of Covid-19.

News Roundup: ‘It’s Going to Sort of Just Disappear’

July 2, 2020
The virus won’t “disappear” anytime soon, especially so long as the Trump administration continues its mix of wishful thinking and inadequate actions.

Tulsa Health Officials Initially Estimated Trump Rally Would Directly Lead to 2 to 9 Deaths

July 2, 2020
The numbers, based on initial estimates of 19,000 attendees, put the decision to hold such a large indoor event in a stark light.
Trump arrives in Tulsa on June 20.

Tulsa, Oklahoma, Covid-19 Transmission and Death Estimates Related to Trump Campaign Rally

June 30, 2020
Records from the Tulsa Department of Health in Oklahoma of anticipated Covid-19 death and transmission rates regarding the Trump campaign's June 20 Tulsa rally.

Investigations Update: Family Separation, Unmarked Law Enforcement, and Trump’s Campaign Rallies

June 30, 2020
Here’s a look at the investigations our team has been pursuing through public records requests and Freedom of Information Act litigation in the last week.

Records Request to Okla. Department of Health for Covid-19 Assessments the Trump Campaign Rally

June 26, 2020
Records request to the Oklahoma Department of Health seeking any assessments, reports, analyses, recommendations, or guidance regarding any projected or actual effects or impacts of the Trump campaign’s proposed Tulsa rally on the spread of COVID-19.

Oklahoma ORR to Tulsa Health Department Seeking Assessments of Effects or Impacts of the Trump Campaign Rally on COVID-19

June 26, 2020
Oklahoma public records request to the Tulsa Health Department seeking any assessments, reports, analyses, recommendations, or guidance regarding any projected or actual effects or impacts on the spread of Covid-19 from the Trump campaign’s proposed rally.