News Highlights – September 8, 2011

Court ruling undermines privacy exemption to FOIA
Global Open Government Partnership gets mixed forecasts
SEC orders staff to stop destroying records
Top Secret America
Bipartisan bill would require transparency of supercommittee
Agency Responses to House Oversight Committee’s Survey Show Excessive Manual Data Entry

Court ruling undermines privacy exemption to FOIA
[Politico: Under the Radar, September 7, 2011]

Global Open Government Partnership gets mixed forecasts
[Federal Computer Week, September 7, 2011]

SEC orders staff to stop destroying records
[Washington Post, September 7, 2011]

Top Secret America
[PBS: Frontline, September 7, 2011]

Bipartisan bill would require transparency of supercommittee
[The Hill, September 7, 2011]

Agency Responses to House Oversight Committee’s Survey Show Excessive Manual Data Entry
[Sunlight Foundation Blog, September 7, 2011]

Secrecy Report Coverage

Vast disparities in agency FOIA processing times
[Fierce Government IT, September 7, 2011]

2011 Secrecy Report – OpenGovernment.org
[beSpacific, September 6, 2011]

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