Thursday, May 6, 2010 Faster FOIA Passed in Senate; Now Email Your Congressional Rep
The original Freedom of Information Act-which requires federal agencies to release government records requested by individual citizens and the press- epitomizes the universal values of open,transparent,and accountable government.But before we can establish a bipartisan commission to examine the root causes of FOIA backlogs and delays, the Faster FOIA Act of 2010 must first pass the House of Representatives, too.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 Fight Fraud (2 comments)
What good are rules if they are not enforced?
When the Bush-Cheney Administration drastically cut federal resources for the investigation of white-collar crime, they invited a new era of Wall Street rule-breaking and the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.
We must give federal law enforcers the resources they need to prosecute and punish the mortgage and corporate fraudsters,,,