NFOIC and SPJ Announce 2012 Heroes Award

The National Freedom of Information Coalition (NFOIC) and the Society of Professional Journalists announced that Toby Nixon, president of our coalition partner Washington Coalition for Open Government, has been selected for induction into Heroes of the 50 States: The State Open Government Hall of Fame for 2012. The award recognizes the contributions made by open government advocates in individual states. This year’s induction ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 12, at a luncheon during the 2012 FOI Summit in Madison, WI.