Jurisdiction: Wisconsin

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

American Oversight Expands State Voting Rights Investigations to Wisconsin, New Hampshire

March 25, 2020
We're expanding our state-level investigation of threats to democracy to include actions in Wisconsin and New Hampshire.

Wisconsin’s Voter-Roll Purge

March 25, 2020
Wisconsin has been at the front line of attempts to remove hundreds of thousands of names from registered voter rolls. American Oversight is fighting for transparency regarding the effort by state officials to purge more than 200,000 names from the rolls before the 2020 election.

An Update on American Oversight’s Coronavirus Investigation

March 20, 2020
American Oversight has filed dozens of FOIA requests across the federal government and in several states as we look into the Trump administration’s mismanaged response to the coronavirus outbreak.

Request to Wisconsin Department of Health Services for Communications with the White House, CDC, FDA, or HHS

March 16, 2020
Request to Wisconsin Department of Health Services Seeking Communications with the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), or the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in light of the coronavirus outbreak.

News Roundup: Continuing Our Investigation of Coronavirus Response

March 13, 2020
As we all take steps to mitigate the severity of the outbreak, American Oversight is continuing to investigate the Trump administration’s troublingly inadequate response to the crisis.

Public Records Request to Wisconsin Elections Commission Asking for former Commissioners Communications with State Legislators and State Republican Party

March 12, 2020
Public records request to Wisconsin Elections Commission asking for communications between former commissioners Jodi Jensen and Beverly Gill and high-ranking members of the state legislature and state Republican party.

Public Records Request to Wisconsin Elections Commission Asking for Communications with State Republican Party

March 11, 2020
Public records request to Wisconsin Elections Commission asking for communications between commissioner Robert Spindell and the state Republican party.

Public Records Request to Wisconsin Elections Commission Asking for Communications with State Republican Party

March 11, 2020
Public records request to Wisconsin Elections Commission asking for communications between commissioner Dean Knudson and state Republican party.

Public Records Request to Wisconsin’s Legislative Reference Bureau for Communications with Elections Commissioners

February 28, 2020
Public records request to the Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau seeking communications sent or received from members of the Wisconsin Elections Commission.