|May 5, 2020
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the California Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:
All written communications—including emails, faxes and letters—between the following parties:
California Governor Gavin Newsom's Chief of Staff Ann O'Leary and representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Only include communication that mentions "Community-Based Testing Sites."
Please limit the date range for this query between January 1, 2020 and the time that this request is processed.
Please include any attachments in said emails, including images and documents.
The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes. It will be used in the course of reporting for VICE News (www.vice.com). Therefore, I ask that all fees are waived in the processing of this request.
The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.
In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.
Dear Mr. Seidman,
Please find attached the response to your correspondence to the Governor's Office received on May 5, 2020.
Legal Affairs Unit
Office of Governor Gavin Newsom