Longwood University's presidential debate application

Daniel Welch filed this request with the Longwood University of Virginia.


From: David Pardo

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Virginia Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Longwood University's application to the Commission on Presidential Debates to host one of 2016's four general election debates.

Requested records include all documents or files, digital or otherwise, attached to or enclosed with the application.

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 fees cannot be waived, 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 5 business days, as the statute requires.


David Pardo
Alexandria, VA 22304

From: Brown, Sabrina

As of Dec. 16, 2015, Longwood University is in receipt of your FOIA request regarding the university’s application to the Commission on Presidential Debates. The university was closed from Dec. 19 through Dec. 30, making our response due to you on Jan. 8, 2016.

Because the information you requested is covered by several exemptions to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act—including 2.2-3705.2.4, 2.2-3705.2.6 and 2.2-3705.6.3—we will not be providing the requested documents.
Sabrina Brown
Sabrina Brown
Associate Vice President, Brand Marketing
and University Publications
Editor, Longwood magazine
Longwood University
434-414-6241 (cell)


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