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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 Office of the Deputy...
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 verification, according to...
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 seven years after a federal judg
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 initiative.
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. Yet the public rarely gets a chance to hear them.
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 6-7-15  The Open Government Coalition has notified the D.C. government that the published FOIA report descried below is incorrect.
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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