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Posted Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 3:12pm in fmulhauser's blog
Issues that have been contentious in public about the future of schools in the District seem poised to disappear behind closed doors—including where to put new schools, better sharing of good ideas, reducing student...
Posted Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 5:03pm in fmulhauser's blog
Public evaluation has begun of D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's latest proposal for limited access to video from police body cameras, with press representatives, the D.C.
Posted Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 6:43pm in klgarner's blog
WASHINGTON — District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser has proposed that footage from police body cameras be made available to the public if the encounter with police happened in a public place.
Posted Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 3:33pm in klgarner's blog
Outside the mayor’s conference room, the line of D.C. cabinet secretaries and agency directors stretched down the hall. Each studied notes and prepared excuses, like schoolchildren awaiting a turn before the principal.
Posted Monday, July 20, 2015 - 8:31pm in klgarner's blog
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority officials will once again ascend Capitol Hill to answer lawmakers’ questions about the transit system’s safety and management.
Posted Monday, July 13, 2015 - 8:22pm in klgarner's blog
By Moriah Costa | Watchdog.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — The agency in charge of school modernization mismanaged money, an audit shows, and questions about ensuring financial transparency and accountability remain.
Posted Monday, July 6, 2015 - 3:18pm in fmulhauser's blog
Sparkling new buildings are in the works in the ongoing modernization of D.C. schools, begun in 2006 and slated for $1.3 billion more in Mayor Muriel Bowser’s six-year plan. But the D.C.
Posted Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 5:17pm in fmulhauser's blog
As the D.C. Council took final action on the 2016 budget, marchers picketed in front of the Wilson Building Tuesday (30) chanting "Open Government Now."  
Posted Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 5:21pm in rbecker's blog
  The D.C. Council insisted in the Budget Support Act passed June 30 that police body-worn camera video be subject to the Freedom of Information Act.
Posted Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 10:34am in fmulhauser's blog
Citing “budget pressure” identified at the 11th hour of the annual budget process by her Chief Financial Officer, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Tuesday (June 23) in a closed-door session with D.C.
Posted Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 10:35am in klgarner's blog
The Washington Teachers’ Union and open-government advocates are urging the D.C.
Posted Monday, June 15, 2015 - 3:41pm in fmulhauser's blog
Advocates for reform of DC Jail reported Thursday (11) on six recommendations about facilities and programs, but they save the seventh to blast
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