Topic: Voting Rights

Open Records Request to Dougherty County Seeking Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

May 9, 2019
Open Records Request to Hancock County Elections Supervisor seeking communications with public figures and activists, such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who have prominently claimed that voter fraud is widespread and advocated for restrictions on voting.

No Records Response from Florida House of Representatives Regarding Rep. James Grant Communications With Activists and Elections Officials

May 7, 2019
The Florida House of Representatives stated that it had no records of communications between state Representative James Grant, other state officials, and public figures such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, regarding voter fraud, voting rights, or elections. 

Florida State Legislature Committee Communications with the Florida Department of State

May 7, 2019
Records from the Florida State Legislature showing communications of staffers on Florida’s House State Affairs Committee and Criminal Justice Subcommittee with the Florida Department of State’s Leg. Affairs Director.

No Records Response form Tarrant County, Texas, Regarding Communications With Voting Rights Restrictionists

May 3, 2019
Tarrant County, Texas, stated that it had no records of communications with a list of advocates for more restrictive voting laws.

Leon County in Florida Supervisor of Elections Communications Regarding Voter Fraud Activists

May 2, 2019
Records from the Leon County Supervisor of Elections of communications regarding public figures and activists, such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who have prominently claimed that voter fraud is widespread and advocated for restrictions on voting.

Records from Clayton County in Georgia Regarding Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

May 2, 2019
Records from the Clayton County Elections and Registration concerning the National Voter Registration Act for Clayton County, Georgia. American Oversight sought these records to shed light on communications between public figures and activists, such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who have prominently claimed that voter fraud is widespread and advocated for restrictions on voting.

No Records Response from Jefferson County, Georgia Regarding Communications With Voting Restriction Advocates

May 1, 2019
No records response from the Jefferson County, Georgia, Board of Elections regarding communications with a list of groups advocating for tighter voting restrictions.

Public Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State Seeking Communications with Tarrant County

May 1, 2019
Open Records Request to Georgia Secretary of State seeking communications regarding counties' efforts to consolidate or close precincts.

No Records Response from Florida’s Hendry County Regarding Communications with Voter Fraud Activists

April 26, 2019
Elections officials of Hendry County, Florida state that they have no records responsive to American Oversight's FOIA request regarding communications with voter fraud activists.

Public Records Request to Florida House of Representatives Seeking Elections-Related Communications With Voter Fraud Activists

April 26, 2019
Public records request to the Florida House of Representatives seeking communications regarding voting rights or elections between legislative staff and public figures and activists, such as former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who have prominently claimed that voter fraud is widespread and advocated for restrictions on voting.