Documenting COVID-19

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Nebraska Governor's Office COVID-19 emails and response

Date Updated: November 13, 2020

Date Added: November 12, 2020


Principal Subject: Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts

This material includes emails and underlying attachments sent to, from or copied to Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts, regarding COVID-19 vaccine distribution and planning.

Date Range: August 16 to September 25, 2020

Format Details: (.pdf, 226 pages)

Weld County COVID-19 emails and response

Date Updated: July 13, 2020

Date Added: July 12, 2020

Weld County, CO

Highlighted Documents: JBS Colorado closure letter, April 10 JBS Colorado closure order, April 10 Weld County COVID-19 case counts, March 31

Principal Subject: Former Weld County Director of Public Health & Environment Mark Wallace and Weld County Sheriff Steven Reams

These documents include emails sent from, to or copied to former Weld County Director of Public Health & Environment Mark Wallace and Weld County Sheriff Steven Reams regarding local response to COVID-19.

Date Range: March 1 to June 23, 2020

Format Details: .pdf with attachments, including .xlsx, .ppt and .docx formats (7,359 pages, 486.5 MB)

Virginia governor's office COVID-19 emails and response

Date Updated: July 12, 2020

Date Added: July 13, 2020


Principal Subject: Virginia Governor Ralph Northam

These documents include emails and underlying attachments for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, including correspondence to and from the Office of the Vice President and concerns over President Trump's "Liberate Virginia" tweet in April 2020.

Date Range: January 1 to April 20, 2020

Format Details: .pdf with copied attachments (273 pages, 9.8 MB, duplicative material)

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