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Anticorruption Policy Lab Manager, Transparency International, USA  Colorado State Director, Unite America  Assistant Director, Open Data Strategy and Analysis, MTA Chief of Staff, ISOO Operations Associate, Open Gov Hub Summer   Read Full


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Jan. 6 White House logs given to House show 7-hour gap in Trump callsThe Washington Post Newly Released Records Show Abusive Policies Continue Under Guise Of DeterrenceNational Immigration Justice Center   Read Full


Senate Committee Holds Hearing on the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

On Tuesday, March 29, 2022, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on the government’s administration of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Titled “The Freedom of Information Act: Improving   Read Full


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Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Records Preservation and ManagementOpen The Government, March 15, 2022 Watch: CFOIC’s Sunshine Week panel on school board transparencyColorado Freedom of Information Coalition, March 16, 2022   Read Full


Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Records Preservation and Management

On Tuesday, March 15, 2022, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee held a hearing that could have major implications for the country’s recordkeeping. Entitled, “Correcting the Public Record:   Read Full


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What happened at one agency when the inspector general botched an investigationFederal News Network, January 7, 2022 Federal Agencies Highlight Security Improvements A Year After Capitol AttackGovernment Executive, January 5th,   Read Full


OTG Leads Coalition Calling for a FOIA memo

Today, Open The Government led a coalition of more than 20 organizations once again urging the Department of Justice to release a memo on the Freedom of Information Act to strengthen agencies’   Read Full


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What happened at one agency when the inspector general botched an investigationFederal News Network, January 7, 2022Project on Government Oversight Federal Agencies Highlight Security Improvements A Year After Capitol AttackGovernment   Read Full


Office of Special Counsel Holds HHS Accountable for its Illegal Gag Orders

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Washington – An investigation by the Office of Special Counsel found that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) broke federal law when it gagged its scientist during the   Read Full