Over the past seven years, we have both acknowledged this administration’s progress on open government and decried its failures.Continue reading
The Obama administration routinely touts its 91 percent disclosure rate for responses under the Freedom of Information Act. But is that figure revealing the whole truth?Continue reading
Sunlight Senior Analyst Alex Howard testified before the City Council of the District of Columbia's Committee on Housing and Community Development.Continue reading
Hillary Clinton's use of personal email while serving as secretary of state raises serious questions about transparency and accountability ...Continue reading
- The Federal Election Commission mulled over its options to curb foreign political money and chose to punt until ...
Nearing its 50th anniversary, the Freedom of Information Act saw its biggest overhaul since 2007 yesterday when the House passed The FOIA Act.Continue reading
Video has become our trusted third party to police-civilian disputes. To improve police accountability policies, we need to make sure we hold on to our right to see the video of these events.Continue reading
Over the last six years, the Obama administration has made some strides in making government records more accessible. At the same time, it's picked up where its predecessor left off in stonewalling the media, avoiding disclosure and thwarting accountability.Continue reading