OTG Joins Openness Community in Calling for Foreign Aid Transparency

OpenTheGovernment.org recently joined 36 openness and foreign assistance groups in calling on Congress to pass the Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act of 2015 (H.R. 3766 and S. 2184). The legislation would establish evaluation guidelines for international development and economic assistance programs, and serve to make foreign assistance more transparent by centralizing public access to aid data on ForeignAssistance.gov. The bill would also require the Government Accountability Office to monitor agency adherence to established benchmarks. 

Read the full letters here:
Letter to the House of Representatives
Letter to the Senate