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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
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 Council to s
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.
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