Topic: Voting Rights

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

Request to Georgia Attorney General Seeking Communications With or About RAGA or RLDF

January 19, 2021
Request to the Georgia Office of the Attorney General seeking communications between select senior officials and any representative of the Republican Attorneys General Association or the Rule of Law Defense Fund, as well as communications sent by the office concerning those groups or recent robocalls urging supporters to “fight” Congress over President Trump’s election fraud claims.

Request to Arizona Attorney General Seeking Communications With or About RAGA or RLDF

January 19, 2021
Request to the Arizona Attorney General’s Office seeking communications between select senior officials and any representative of the Republican Attorneys General Association or the Rule of Law Defense Fund, as well as communications sent by the office concerning those groups or recent robocalls urging supporters to “fight” Congress over President Trump’s election fraud claims.

DHS Claims No Records of Communications with White House About Firing of CISA Director Chris Krebs

January 19, 2021
Krebs was fired in November after his office pushed back on the president’s false claims of a stolen election.

Investigations Update: The Attack on the Capitol, Georgia U.S. Attorney’s Resignation, and White House Meeting with State Attorneys General

January 13, 2021
Summary: See the latest in our investigations of the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol, the resignation of U.S. Attorney Byung J. Pak, and states’ responses to the pandemic.

News Roundup: A Dark Day

January 7, 2021
Wednesday’s mob attack on the U.S. Capitol was a frightening and astounding display of violence instigated by the president himself.

Investigations Update: Trump’s Election-Stealing Efforts in Georgia, DeJoy’s Communications, and Giroir’s Covid-19 Text Messages

January 5, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into voter suppression in Georgia, the president’s efforts to overturn election results, and the postmaster general’s communications.

American Oversight Demands Records of Raffensperger, Kemp Communications with White House and Trump Lawyers

January 5, 2021
Following news of the president’s alarming call with Georgia’s secretary of state, we’re investigating Trump’s efforts to pressure state officials to overturn election result

American Oversight Sues Georgia’s Muscogee County for Records Related to Voter-Registration Challenges

December 30, 2020
The lawsuit seeks the immediate release of Muscogee County officials’ communications with the state GOP or the group True the Vote.

American Oversight Seeks Records of Communications Between Georgia Election Officials and Voter-Purge Group

December 22, 2020
We’re asking county and state officials to release details of their contacts with a group trying to remove hundreds of thousands of Georgians from the voter rolls.