Agencies need clear guidelines and processes to track and respond to constituent communications. But as the types of communication expand, agencies need to innovate.
Posts Tagged: FOIA
The Freedom of Information Act is a vital tool for government transparency. But skyrocketing requests call for a streamlined process.
The Freedom of Information Act is essential to government transparency and accountability. Its next challenge is adapting to requests for new media.
The House of Representatives is launching investigations into a variety of topics, and agencies must be prepared for document and other requests. Here’s how agencies can do that.
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a critical component of our democracy…but too many requests have overburdened the system. All is not lost, however.
The Freedom of Information Act is a vital tool for government transparency. Here’s an update on how it works.
Sunshine Week, March 12-18, is an annual event honoring the idea that government functions best when it operates in the open. Here’s Part 1 in a series of posts about the state of federal transparency in 2023.
The hunt for legal data doesn’t need to be long or painful. With the right people, processes and technology, agencies be quicker and more efficient.
The ways millennials and Generation Zers prefer to engage with coworkers or citizens look very different from Generation X and baby boomers’ preferences.
You’ve probably heard something about the DATA Act, the first U.S. open data law that requires all federal agencies to standardize and publish their spending reports. However, do you know how that Act came about? More importantly, do you know how and when it will be achieved? Below we offer a brief timeline to offerRead… Read more »