FOI Pledge Update

Asked to support the Freedom of Information Pledge, state Comptroller Kevin Lembo responded, “where do I sign.” A well known advocate of the people’s right to know, Lembo is, so far, only one of two candidates for Constitutional office to Continue reading FOI Pledge Update

WNPR-FM comes to Quinnipiac

    Join host John Dankosky for a discussion on Freedom of Information issues in Connecticut, including an update on the Newtown/Sandy Hook shooting investigation. What: Panel discussion will be recorded for air later Where: Student Center 120 Date: Oct. Continue reading WNPR-FM comes to Quinnipiac

Failing An FOI Pop Quiz – The Newton Bee

Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Act has been on the books for nearly 40 years. A couple of generations of public servants have been operating under its provisions. Yet after decades of illumination by the state’s Sunshine Laws, our elected and Continue reading Failing An FOI Pop Quiz – The Newton Bee

Watchdogs Ask Candidates To Take FOI Pledge – CT News Junkie

by Hugh McQuaid | Oct 9, 2014 11:54am Sick of playing defense against efforts to erode the state Freedom of Information Act, an open government advocacy group has begun asking candidates to sign a pledge to support the public document Continue reading Watchdogs Ask Candidates To Take FOI Pledge – CT News Junkie

CCFOI asks for FOI Pledge from Candidates

Connecticut Council on Freedom of Information Serving the public since 1955 Oct. 8, 2014 Dear Candidate for the General Assembly and Constitutional office: Freedom of information and the public’s right to know about Connecticut state and municipal governments have been Continue reading CCFOI asks for FOI Pledge from Candidates