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New EPA FOIA Regulations Expand Politicization without Transparency

The Environmental Protection Agency is planning to implement substantial changes to the agency’s Freedom of Information Act regulations without giving the public an opportunity to comment. Although not yet finalized,   Read Full


OTG Releases Annual Report

It seems every day we see another headline describing an assault on accountable government. The attacks come at such an unrelenting pace, we risk becoming inured to secrecy, obfuscation and   Read Full


Poll: After Barr Letter, Overwhelming Majority Wants Full Mueller Report Released

Days after Attorney General William Barr released his four-page summary of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation report, overwhelming majorities of Americans want the full report made public and believe   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


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


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


New polling shows voters – including independents – want Congress to pass an anti-corruption bill

Democrats’ anti-corruption bill HR 1 has good poll numbers behind it. But can they make it law? Republican and Democratic voters agree that Washington is corrupt. President Donald Trump’s promises   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


A Citizen’s Guide to America’s Forever Wars and the Secrecy that Sustains Them

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America’s Forever Wars and the Secrecy that Sustains Them A Citizen’s Guide After 17 years, three presidents, $5.6 trillion, and hundreds of thousands of human lives lost, it’s time Americans   Read Full