Jurisdiction: Oklahoma

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 Oklahoma State Election Board Seeking Communications with USPS

October 1, 2020
Open records request to the Oklahoma State Election Board seeking email communications with the U.S. Postal Service in anticipation of widespread use of mail-in ballots in the November 2020 election.

Oklahoma Attorney General Communications Concerning Covid-19 Abortion Ban

September 4, 2020
Records from the Oklahoma Office of the Attorney General in response to American Oversight's request for communications about the inclusion of abortion procedures in a temporary ban on elective surgeries.

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.