Policy Analyst Opportunity

We are looking for an entrepreneurial, motivated Policy Analyst to uncover and coordinate opportunities to influence federal policies that advance openness for accountability. Open the Government, the only nonpartisan coalition   Read Full


OTG Launches Sunshine Week Report on Amazon, Government Security & Secrecy

OTG Launches Sunshine Week Report on Amazon, Government Security & Secrecy ‘Government Inc.’ report shows weak transparency requirements and accountability mechanisms for private companies even as they work on government contracts Washington,   Read Full


New Amazon, Government Security & Secrecy Report Released at Freedom of Information Day Conference

Open the Government is releasing an in-depth case study, Government Inc.: Amazon, Government Security & Secrecy and hosting a panel discussion addressing  the primary concerns the public should have about   Read Full


Politico/Morning Consult Poll: 68 percent want Mueller report made public

A majority of Americans want the report of special counsel Robert Mueller‘s investigation to be released, according to a poll released Wednesday.  According to a Politico/Morning Consult poll, 68 percent of voters surveyed support   Read Full


New poll: Almost 9 in 10 Americans want a public report on Mueller’s findings

Nearly nine in 10 Americans say Robert Mueller’s investigators should produce a full, public report on their findings, a sentiment that crosses party lines, according to a new CNN poll   Read Full


Coalition Organizer Opportunity

We are looking for an entrepreneurial, motivated, coalition builder to collaborate and coordinate with our 119 diverse partner organizations. The Coalition Organizer will develop and implement programs, tools and events   Read Full


OTG Opposes Attempt by Trump’s Department of Interior to Obstruct Public Access to Information

Interior’s FOIA proposal would severely hinder access to information on incidents of corruption within the agency.      Read Full


Special Counsel Transparency Bill Seeks to Protect Findings of Mueller’s Investigation

Attorney General Nominee William Barr’s comments on the investigation raise concerns over preservation and access to information on the Mueller probe.    Read Full


Protecting the public’s right to know about the Special Counsel’s investigation

More than three quarters of Americans think the report on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into foreign influence in the 2016 presidential election should be released to the public.   Read Full


NPR/PBS NewsHour Marist Poll: Americans want Mueller Report made public

According to a NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist Poll, more than three in four Americans (76%) think Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election   Read Full