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
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
UPDATE 5/3/16: NTSB report on the 2015 incident issued today. Press release is here, with link to synopsis.
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 Washington Teachers Union, led the Co
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 Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:27pm in fmulhauser's blog
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 that "access to the police vi
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.
Posted Monday, May 11, 2015 - 8:11pm in klgarner's blog
The District of Columbia’s 5-cent bag fee — heralded as one of the nation’s most successful “bag laws” — has become a familiar and accepted routine at cash registers across the city.
Posted Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 8:27pm in klgarner's blog
Kevin Goldberg, president of the D.C. Open Government Coalition, told the Committee on the Judiciary of the D.C.
Posted Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 11:48am in fmulhauser's blog
DC - 5/7/15 -- The D.C. Council Committee on the Judiciary hears witnesses at 2:00 today including the press and the D.C. Open Government Coalition opposing D.C.
Posted Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 10:39pm in klgarner's blog
A showdown between the mayor of the District of Columbia and the first-ever elected attorney general has been averted for now.
Posted Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 7:33pm in klgarner's blog