Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:19pm in klgarner's blog

A computer system used to dispatch D.C.

Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:16pm in klgarner's blog

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education notified parents this week that personal information about students was inadvertently sent to a reporter in February, education officials said.

Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 8:16pm in klgarner's blog

But they won’t succeed through subpoenas.

Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:33pm in klgarner's blog

The revelations that surfaced during an all-day oversight hearing conducted by DC City Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, joined by at-large Councilmember Elissa Silverman, on the performance of the

Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:21pm in klgarner's blog

Financial oversight of public charter schools has significantly improved in recent years, but agencies monitoring the schools need to continue improving how they track contracts and enrollment veri

Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:12pm in klgarner's blog

WASHINGTON, March 16 (UPI) -- The White House Office of Administration on Monday announced it's deleting regulations subjecting it to the Freedom of Information Act se

Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 10:03pm in klgarner's blog

The District of Columbia government is in the process of responding to a congressional investigation into the enactment and implementation of the voter-passed marijuana legalization initi

Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 9:21pm in klgarner's blog

WASHINGTON (AP) - The District of Columbia receives nearly 1.3 million 911 calls a year, and city officials insist that audio from those calls is public information.

Posted Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 6:25pm in klgarner's blog

The District government is spending $350,000 to hold court at a

Posted Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 2:17pm in fmulhauser's blog

UPDATED 3/20/15  A report on how the government handled public records requests last year just became available to the public in the last 48 hours, well pas

Posted Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 11:48pm in klgarner's blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A member of the D.C. Council wants to ensure for-profit charter management companies are accountable to taxpayers.

Posted Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 3:29pm in klgarner's blog

Can open records laws be used to access all of the e-mails sent by Hillary Clinton during her time as secretary of state?

A new court ruling this week suggests: probably not.

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