Jurisdiction: Texas

News Roundup: Trump, Giuliani, and Ukraine

September 20, 2019
“Unprecedented” is a word that has been used a lot in the past few years — including this week.
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In the Documents: Texas Elections Officials’ Close Ties to ‘Voter Fraud’ Activists

September 18, 2019
New documents offer an inside look at the troublingly close relationships between election officials and voting-restriction advocates in the Lone Star State.

No Records Response from Texas Attorney General Regarding Communications with Election Activists

September 11, 2019
The Office of the Texas Attorney General stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between state officials and election activists and groups, such as Direct Action Texas and Engage Texas.

News Roundup: Trump’s Enthusiastic Support for New Drug Raises Questions

September 6, 2019
Investigating the administration's approval of Spravato, Trump's potential campaign-finance violations, and the promotion of Trump properties.
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PRR to Texas Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Election Activists

September 4, 2019
Public records request to the office of the Texas Secretary of State seeking communications between state officials and external election activist individuals and groups.

PRR to Office of the Texas Governor Seeking Communications with Election Activists

September 4, 2019
Public records request to the office of the Texas Governor seeking communications between state officials and external election activist individuals and groups.

PRR to Texas Officials Seeking Communications with Election Activists

September 4, 2019
Public records request to the office of the Texas Lieutenant Governor seeking communications between state officials and external election activist individuals and groups.

Public Records Request to Texas Officials Seeking Communications with Election Activists

September 4, 2019
Public records request to the office of the Texas Attorney General seeking communications between state officials and external election activist individuals and groups.

News Roundup: “Remain in Mexico,” New Lawsuits, and Trump’s Friend Tom Barrack

August 2, 2019
Documents we uncovered show that a question asking asylum-seekers whether they had fear of being returned to Mexico was scrapped before the new Remain in Mexico policy was finalized.

FOIA to the Texas Governor’s Office Asking for Gubernatorial Expense Reports at Trump Properties

July 30, 2019
FOIA to the Texas Governor’s Office asking for any expense reports indicating whether the governor has been conducting business at Trump properties.