Topic: Voting Rights

American Oversight Obtains Staff Salary Records from Texas Secretary of State’s ‘Election Audit Division’

June 27, 2022
A spreadsheet obtained by American Oversight shows that the new division in the Texas secretary of state’s office was allocated roughly $120,000 per month for salaries.

News Roundup: Pardons, Partisans and Our Endangered Democracy

June 24, 2022
It’s impossible to overstate the gravity of America’s current political situation.

Wisconsin State Assembly Communications of Rep. Ramthun with External Entities

June 21, 2022
Records from the Wisconsin State Assembly in response to American Oversight's request for the communications of State Rep. Timothy Ramthun with external entities, including those advocating for investigations into the November 2020 election.

News Roundup: Contempt of Court, Subversion of Democracy

June 17, 2022
As the select committee examined Trump’s stolen election lies, a court imposed sanctions on the Wisconsin Assembly’s ongoing partisan inquiry into the 2020 election.

Cyber Ninjas Emails Reveal New Details on Role of Partisan Funders, Contract Disputes

June 16, 2022
The Arizona Senate released more documents in response to American Oversight’s lawsuit for records related to the partisan “audit” of Maricopa County election results.

Arizona Senate Election Audit Records Previously Held by Cyber Ninjas

June 14, 2022
Records released by the Arizona Senate relating to the contractors involved in the "audit" of 2020 election ballots cast in Maricopa County. These records had previously been held by audit contractor Cyber Ninjas.

News Roundup: January 6 Hearing, Wisconsin Assembly’s OSC Held in Contempt, and More Cyber Ninjas Documents

June 10, 2022
Thursday night was the first of several public hearings of the House select committee investigating Jan. 6.

Michael Gableman to Testify at Friday Hearing in American Oversight’s Lawsuit for Election Investigation Records

June 8, 2022
On Wednesday, a Wisconsin judge denied the attempt by Michael Gableman, the attorney overseeing the Wisconsin Assembly’s partisan election investigation, to avoid appearing at a hearing on Friday, June 10.

Cyber Ninjas Emails Reveal New Details About Recruitment of ‘Audit’ Volunteers, Involvement of Election Deniers

June 8, 2022
The records, released by the Arizona Senate on Monday, provide new information about the partisan election review’s partisan bias and its connections to efforts in other states.

Arizona Sham “Audit” E-Course

June 7, 2022
Our four-day, May 2022, e-course explained what happened with the Arizona sham “audit” and why it matters.