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Open Government Groups Call for FOIA Reforms

A collection of open government supporters called on Congress to update the Freedom of Information Act Monday, claiming its 20th century requirements are not encouraging enough transparency and openness from federal agencies.

"FOIA needs to be stronger," said Gavin Baker, open government policy analyst at the Center for Effective Government.

Source: FCW. Read full article. (link)

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