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Posted byon May 1, 2010 at 6:00 AM EDT
As the President beats back lobbyists seeking to weaken Wall Street Reform, he talks about a recent Supreme Court decision that would vastly expand the influence of massive industries and their lobbyists in Washington -- and what he plans to do about it.
Posted byon April 30, 2010 at 8:00 PM EDT
Posted byon April 27, 2010 at 12:05 PM EDT
As part of the ongoing implementation of the Open Government Plans, Cabinet departments and other major agencies evaluate version 1.0 of their Plans against the requirements of the Open Government Directive.
Posted byon April 8, 2010 at 5:09 PM EDT
President Obama yesterday released the names of ten individuals whom he intends to appoint to the recently created Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues. The ten will join the previously named chair and vice chair in exploring bioethical issues anticipated to emerge from advances in biomedicine and related areas of science and technology.
Posted byon April 7, 2010 at 1:00 PM EDT
Federal departments and agencies are releasing their Open Government Plans today, marking yet another step in the Administration's commitment to openness and transparency.
Posted byon March 26, 2010 at 2:41 PM EDT
As part of his commitment to transparency, President Obama ordered that White House visitor records be released. Today, the White House releases more records, bringing the total number of records released over the quarter million mark.
Posted byon March 16, 2010 at 8:00 AM EDT
Norm Eisen, Special Counsel to the President for Ethics and Government Reform, relays a Memorandum from the Chief of Staff and the White House Counsel on transparency efforts across government.
Posted byon February 26, 2010 at 4:57 PM EDT
Posted byon February 1, 2010 at 10:18 AM EDT
Norm Eisen, Special Counsel to the President for Ethics and Government Reform, talks about lobbyist efforts around the Citizens United Supreme Court case.
Posted byon January 29, 2010 at 4:15 PM EDT
As part of his commitment to transparency, President Obama ordered that White House visitor records be released. Today, the White House releases more than 75,000 White House visitor records from the month of October.