FOIA request for FRC and Tony Perkins communications

Susan Corke filed this request with the Office of the Governor of Tennessee.


From: Carlton Purvis

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Tennessee Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting an opportunity to inspect or obtain copies of public records between of Anthony Richard “Tony” Perkins and the Family Research Council and the Tennessee Governor’s office between January 10, 2011 and the present.

Please include any notes, memos, reports, emails, expense reports, meeting minutes and phone records as well as any resume or CV he submitted to the office.

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 7 business days, as the statute requires.

Please note that I am a citizen of Tennessee, and am using MuckRock's services to help manage and track my request.


Carlton Purvis

From: Office of the Governor

Mr. Purvis,

In accordance with § T.C.A. 10-7-503, please find attached the record request response form and records you’ve requested.



Todd B. Skelton | Deputy Counsel to the Governor
Public Record Request Coordinator
State Capitol, Ground Floor
600 Charlotte Ave., Nashville, TN 37243