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Posted byon April 7, 2010 at 12:00 PM EST
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 1:41 PM EST
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 7:00 AM EST
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 3:57 PM EST
Posted byon February 1, 2010 at 9:18 AM EST
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 3:15 PM EST
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.
Posted byon January 27, 2010 at 10:23 PM EST
Deputy Chief of Staff Mona Sutphen gives a run-down of some key policy points in the President's State of the Union Address.
Posted byon January 27, 2010 at 12:05 PM EST
Norm Eisen, special counsel to the President for ethics and government reform, sets the record straight on FOIA requests under the Obama Administration.
Posted byon January 23, 2010 at 2:00 PM EST
Yesterday, Federal agencies answered the President’s call by democratizing hundreds of high-value datasets on every aspect of government operations. While this is meaningful for the technology community and transparency advocates who have been working on this issue for years, the data released will have direct impact on the daily lives of the American people. Here are three examples to consider.
Posted byon January 23, 2010 at 12:12 PM EST
Norm Eisen discusses how new additions to data.gov increase accountability of federal agencies and encourage innovation.