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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

Posted Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 9:35am in klgarner's blog

When she testified at a hearing last month in favor of making police body-worn camera videos accessible to the public, the District’s chief open government advocate,

Posted Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 10:49am in fmulhauser's blog

What should the public know when an accident calls into question the safety of a rail system that moves 700,000 of the region’s residents every day?  Does reliable information really need to t

Posted Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 5:48pm in fmulhauser's blog

UPDATE 6-16-15  The Coalition's concerns, reported below, together with other contacts from the community and the Washing

Posted Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:00pm in fmulhauser's blog

In the budget passed Wednesday (27), the D.C. Council agreed to fund police body cameras--but with important differences from the mayor's initial plans.

Posted Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 12:49am in fmulhauser's blog

UPDATED 5-23-15 - in another editorial Thursday (21) the Post urged full funding to outfit all officers with cameras and urged

Posted Monday, May 18, 2015 - 7:23pm in klgarner's blog

Police departments and communities are looking to body cameras to curb police misconduct and rebuild community trust.

Posted Friday, May 15, 2015 - 7:34pm in klgarner's blog

The State Department’s latest defense on why it can’t comply with your ancient Freedom of Information request for documents is: Blame it on Hillary.

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