RGA - Republican Governors Association correspondence (June to October 2016) (Office of the Governor - Massachusetts)

David Sirota filed this request with the Office of the Governor - Massachusetts of Massachusetts.


From: David Sirota

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all correspondence to or from employees of the Office of the Governor from email addresses with the domain name "@rga.org" and any and all correspondence to or from employees of the Office of the Governor that reference the term "Republican Governors Association" or "RGA." This includes - but is not limited to -- any and all email, invitations, schedules, agendas and/or calendar items. I hereby request such correspondence from 6/1/16 to the present. If you need any clarification on this request, please call me at International Business Times at (646) 867-7100. I am the senior editor for investigations at the publication.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

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.


David Sirota

From: Graves, Matthew (GOV)

Mr. Sirota:

Please find attached a response to your records request.


Matthew Graves
Legal Assistant
Office of the Governor
State House Room 271
Office: (617) 725-4030
Email: matthew.graves@state.ma.us<mailto:matthew.graves@state.ma.us>

From: JuddStein, Cathy (GOV)

Dear Mr. Sirota:

Please see the attached response to your public records request.

Cathy Judd-Stein

Cathy Judd-Stein
Deputy Chief Legal Counsel
Office of the Governor
Room 271, State House
Boston, MA 02133