Today, Rep. Mike Quigley introduced the Transparency in Government Act, a bill that would go a long way toward shining a light on the work of our lawmakers and leaders.Continue reading
What should lawmakers do about personal stock holdings?
USA Today had a couple of dueling editorials yesterday about stocks held by lawmakers. Should they recuse themselves from votes... View ArticleContinue reading
Rep. Quigley Introduces the Transparency in Government Act: You Helped Make it Happen
Today Rep. Mike Quigley introduced the Transparency in Government Act, sweeping legislation that addresses issues ranging from making Members’ reports... View ArticleContinue reading
Real Lobbying Disclosure: Before or After the Fact?
Soon-to-be ranking member on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Rep. Darrell Issa issued a letter demanding Fannie... View ArticleContinue reading
Memo to Congress: Open Your Books
It should go without saying that at Sunlight, we believe that if Congress is required to make a document or... View ArticleContinue reading
The idea of far greater transparency in government affairs is spreading fast. How can you tell? Today’s Washington Times carries... View ArticleContinue reading
Lobbying Spurs Changes in Bailout Plan
In what may be considered one of the greatest feeding frenzies since the Night of Living Dead, lobbyists are working... View ArticleContinue reading