FOIA

Report: FBI Still Investigating Journalist Michael Hastings
Al Jazeera obtains declassified documents on deceased Rolling Stone journalist following FOIA lawsuit. Read more...
It's time federal officials stopped playing games with email addresses. Read more...
Bank records released under a court order show that Western Tradition Partnership’s donors included an Oklahoma businessman, a Colorado builder and other dark money groups linked to Ron Paul. Read more...
Yes, if there's a tax loophole, Mitt Romney has found it and it using it. During the Clinton administration, Congress cracked down on a favorite tax shelter of the rich and powerful, but allowed those who already had them established to keep Read more...
Thousands of Occupy Oakland Protesters succeed in shutting down the Oakland Port in December of last year. The Oakland Port is the 5th busiest in the United States. Not surprising that the FBI was keeping close tabs on Occupy Oakland last Read more...

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The Partnership for Civil Justice has just released the results of their Freedom of Information Act request about the Department of Homeland Security coordinating activities against the Occupy movement. No actual smoking gun about the apparent Read more...
Ahhh...so much for that transparency on which Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker campaigned. When Walker claimed to have received thousands of emails supporting him on his union-busting collective bargaining hardline, the Associated Press and the Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - The Freedom Of Information Act - March 30, 1965
(Sen. Al Gore with Rep. John Moss - Next time you're digging around the National Archives, thank the guy on the right.) On March 30, 1965, California Representative John Moss introduced legislation in Congress that would give the public Read more...
George Galloway interviews Andy Worthington on UK knowledge of torture on Guantanamo detainees for Digital Radio. I don't know that there is anyone Read more...
Glenn Greenwald on Obama's support for the new Graham-Lieberman Secrecy Act: It was one thing when President Obama reversed himself last month by ann Read more...