Topic: Voting Rights

Discrepancies in Fulton County Commissioner’s Testimony to Pennsylvania Senate

December 2, 2021
American Oversight sent a letter to the Pennsylvania Senate highlighting significant inconsistencies in testimony regarding a December 2020 audit of Fulton County election materials.

Emails from Spring 2021 Show County Officials’ Opposition to Local Election Board Restructuring in Georgia

December 1, 2021
American Oversight has obtained records showing backlash among county election officials against efforts to give partisan actors control over election administration.

Expense Records Reveal New Details about Wisconsin’s Partisan Election Investigation

November 24, 2021
The documents obtained by American Oversight include details about travel and reimbursements, as well as information about the investigation’s office space, which includes sublease agreements with conservative lawyers paying much of the total rent.

Wisconsin Assembly Records of Communications with Election Investigation Contractors

November 19, 2021
Records released by the Wisconsin Assembly in response to American Oversight's request seeking communications between contractors investigating the 2020 election and external entities.

Wisconsin Assembly Records of Gableman Investigation Costs and Contracts

November 19, 2021
Records released by the Wisconsin Assembly in response to American Oversight's request for contracts, cost estimates, expense records, and other documents associated with the election investigation being conducted by Michael Gableman.

News Roundup: The Lasting Damage of Partisan Election Reviews

November 19, 2021
A new poll finds that the bogus Arizona “audit” reinforced doubts about the 2020 election. And the partisan investigation in Wisconsin has escalated into calls for a Republican takeover of elections in the state.

Texas Attorney General’s Records Related to the Election Integrity Division

November 16, 2021
Response from the Texas Attorney General’s office to American Oversight’s request for records related to the staffing, budget, and caseload of the Election Integrity Division from November 2020 to November 2021.

Texas Attorney General Records Related to the Election Integrity Division

November 16, 2021
Response from the Texas Attorney General’s office to American Oversight’s request for records related to the staffing, budget, and caseload of the Election Integrity Unit, which was launched in October 2021.

News Roundup: January 6, Wisconsin’s Partisan Election Review, and Transparency in Georgia

November 11, 2021
The investigation into the Jan. 6 insurrection — and, more specifically, into what Trump was doing when the mob overran the U.S. Capitol — accelerated this week, with new public documents, new subpoenas, and a new court ruling.

American Oversight Reaches Landmark Open Records Settlement with Georgia Secretary of State

November 8, 2021
In a memo to interested parties, American Oversight outlines how the court settlement improves open records access for future requesters.