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Last week was Sunshine Week, a time to celebrate access to government and to remind officials that their records and meetings are our records and... [Read More]
Two of Connecticut's largest school districts have so far failed to comply with requests for public information as part of a statewide test conducted by... [Read More]
To mark Sunshine Week, which is about openness and transparency in government, Idaho Press staffers filed public records requests to test the openness and transparency... [Read More]
Sunshine Week, dedicated to celebrating an open and transparent government nationwide wraps up Saturday. [Read More]
I would be remiss if I let Sunshine Week pass without calling for an end to one of the least transparent practices going: trade secret... [Read More]
Tenacious fact-finding by determined journalists is the hallmark of what we celebrate every year during National Sunshine Week. [Read More]
As part of the Telegram & Gazette's Sunshine Week coverage focused on access to public documents, the newspaper took a look at access to executive... [Read More]
Five minutes late, Darrell Todd Maurina sweeps into a meeting room and plugs in his laptop computer. He places a Wi-Fi hotspot on the table... [Read More]
Sunshine Week op-ed column on how South Carolina's open records law is under siege during to recent rulings... [Read More]
This weekend marks the end of Sunshine Week, an initiative the American Society of News Editors started in 2005 to start a discussion about openness... [Read More]
George Harrison's song of spring, "Here Comes the Sun," is a fitting start to my Sunshine Week salute to everyday heroes bringing light to local... [Read More]
Overtime expenses at Hopkinton and Bellingham fire departments are due to understaffing and union contracts, according to fire officials. [Read More]
This week has been Sunshine Week, a time to once again reflect on the importance of transparency in government's dealings, especially when it comes to... [Read More]
Ohio Auditor Keith Faber has recruited an important ally to seek passage of a bill to allow Ohioans to cheaply and quickly challenge apparent open-meetings... [Read More]
Today concludes Sunshine Week, an annual observance of the American Society of News Editors and Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press. The week of... [Read More]
Sunshine Week is an opportunity for us to reflect upon the foundational principle that a democracy hidden from the people is no democracy at all.... [Read More]
Police Lt. Brian Lauzon earned $256,856.36 in 2018, more than any other public employee in MetroWest. Three Natick police officers joined Lauzon on the top-10... [Read More]
Amid all the doom and gloom about government secrecy that we hear during Sunshine Week, let's take a moment to appreciate that Americans have unprecedented... [Read More]
Q: What is Sunshine Week?A:  Sunshine Week celebrates open government and freedom of information. It coincides with the anniversary of James Madison's birth on March... [Read More]