FOIA

Freedom of information trumps academic freedom

After months of invoking “academic freedom” to string along the Virginia attorney…

 

Transparency advocates appeal to Congress to avoid budget cuts

A letter from a transpartisan coalition of advocates for greater transparency in…

 

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TSA tells FOIA requestor to define 'complaint'

Judicial Watch's John Althen received an interesting response from officials at the…

Chaffetz calls for FOIA to apply to Fannie, Freddie

From the department of "Why hasn't this happened yet?" Utah Republican Jason…

Answering FOI for Palin emails may take longer than she was governor (An apology, too!)

Bill Dedman of MSNBC.com says "you can do the math." If you…

Judicial Watch obtains emails contradicting Justice Dept. official’s sworn testimony about New Black Panther case

Judicial Watch has obtained Justice Department emails that seem to contradict sworn…

Asking nicely not getting it done? Try threatening to file an FOIA lawsuit

Lots of journalists think it's better to ask nicely for public documents…

Key Senate Democrat: Financial reform bill was wrong to exempt SEC from FOIA requests

Sen. Pat Leahy, D-Vt., is now upset to learn that that a…

CEI’s NASA global warming lawsuit

In case you missed this item on Thursday, the Competitive Enterprise Institute…

First Amendment, FOIA doesn't apply in Arizona?

Jean Warren is a resident of a small town just north of…

Yankee Institute posts every penny spent by Connecticut state governmet

Residents of Connecticut now have a web site to go to if…

Examiner FOIAs so you don’t have to

It’s really a very simple concept: If you work for the government,…