Jurisdiction: Texas

NRA and Texas State Rifle Association Communications With Governor’s Office After Santa Fe Shooting

June 8, 2018
These records show the communications that lobbyists for the NRA and the Texas State Rifle Association had with Gov. Greg Abbott's office in the days after the mass shooting at a school in Santa Fe, Texas.

FOIA to Texas Office of the Governor Regarding Outside Influence on Efforts to Address Gun Violence

May 25, 2018
FOIA to Texas Office of the Governor regarding efforts to address gun violence and gun school following a recent school shooting. This FOIA seeking communications to determine if the office has been communicating with gun lobby organizations like the NRA.

Voter Fraud Commission Asked Texas to Highlight Hispanic Surnames in Voter Data

February 6, 2018
Documents uncovered by American Oversight confirm that President Trump's voter fraud commission submitted an order to the Texas Secretary of State requesting a list of all registered voters in the state – and asking for Hispanic surnames to be identified.

Records From Texas Secretary of State

February 6, 2018
Texas Secretary of State records relating to communications with the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity (PACEI). The documents include the order form submitted by the PACEI to Texas seeking voter data with Hispanic surnames flagged.

FOIA to Texas Regarding Collection of Voter Data

January 26, 2018
FOIA to the Texas Secretary of State seeking voter registration communications.

FOIA to Texas Seeking Communications Related to Collection of Voter Data

January 26, 2018
FOIA to Texas seeking communications regarding the order submitted to the Office of the Secretary of State of Texas by the U.S. General Services Administration or the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity.

New FOIAs Seek Answers on Tax Reform, Hurricane Relief, and Trump Appointees

December 11, 2017
Over the last few weeks, we’ve filed a series of FOIA requests looking into the conflicts of interest that keep cropping up in the Trump administration, targeting recent events in the news cycle like tax reform, questionable appointees, and hurricane relief efforts.

Texas Public Information Request to Texas Office of the Governor Regarding Gun Violence

November 27, 2017
FOIA regarding recent mass shootings seeking information on what California Office of the Governor has taken to address gun violence.