Topic: Voting Rights

News Roundup: Trump Indictment, Update from Wisconsin

March 31, 2023
On Thursday, we urged the Wisconsin Court of Appeals to uphold court decisions ordering the Office of Special Counsel — which conducted the State Assembly’s baseless and partisan investigation of the 2020 election — to produce related public records.

In the Documents: Cleta Mitchell’s Emails Criticizing Increased Use of Absentee Voting

March 30, 2023
Cleta Mitchell, a lawyer who played a role in the effort to overturn the 2020 election, was given a seat on the advisory board of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission in late 2021.

GA SOS Records Released in Response to Request for Records about A Special-Called State Election Board Meeting

March 29, 2023
Records released by the Georgia Secretary of State in response to American Oversight’s request for records and communications about a special-called State Election Board meeting on April 15, 2020.

News Roundup: Exposing Lies

March 10, 2023
Even as some who made unsubstantiated claims about election fraud face accountability, election denial is still a threat.

In the Documents: Emails Between Pennsylvania’s Butler County Commissioners and Prominent Election Denial Group

February 16, 2023
American Oversight obtained communications between county commissioners and “election integrity” groups, including one organization that has pushed for vote recounts throughout the state.

News Roundup: ‘Election Integrity,’ NARA Records, and Court Wins

February 3, 2023
Debunked claims of widespread voter fraud are still holding strong.

Records Released by Georgia in Response to Request for Election Officials’ Emails Regarding Voter Language Assistance

February 2, 2023
Records released by Georgia, Cobb County, in response to American Oversight’s request for email communications of specific Cobb County elections officials regarding language assistance for limited-English proficiency voters.

News Roundup: Election Denial in Pennsylvania, Government Transparency in Texas

January 20, 2023
More than two years after the 2020 election, a recount in a rural Pennsylvania county has failed to appease some of the diehard election deniers who had clamored for it.

NPS Records Released in Response to Request for Communications and Directives About Events at the Capitol During Congressional Certification of the 2020 Election Results

January 13, 2023
Records released by the National Parks Service in response to American Oversight’s request and litigation for communications and directives about the events at the U.S Capitol during the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.

American Oversight Obtains Additional Text Messages from Cyber Ninjas CEO About Arizona ‘Audit’

January 12, 2023
Documents recently released in response to American Oversight’s litigation provide new details about Cyber Ninjas CEO Doug Logan’s contacts with prominent election deniers.