Archive for freedom of information

Journalists’ Rights Still Hang in the Balance as We Observe Another Sunshine in Government Week
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Journalists’ Rights Still Hang in the Balance as We Observe Another Sunshine in Government Week

This Sunshine in Government Week, journalists’ rights still hang in the balance. The News/Media Alliance continues to support journalist efforts to increase government transparency and ... Read More
2017's Best of FOIA (So Far)
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2017’s Best of FOIA (So Far)

Every September, the agencies that handle Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests rush to close as many open requests as possible before the end of ... Read More
"FOIA Terrorist" Jason Leopold Shines a Light in the Dark
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“FOIA Terrorist” Jason Leopold Shines a Light in the Dark

In 2017, news comes from the Commander in Chief via Twitter posts, and government press briefings have become more combative. The government doesn’t operate in ... Read More
FOIA for Everyone: How You Can Use FOIA on Every Beat
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FOIA for Everyone: How You Can Use FOIA on Every Beat

More and more journalists are relying on the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to enhance their reporting and gather valuable information for the public. But ... Read More
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News/Media Alliance Applauds Senators Schumer, Heinrich, Rounds and Young for Recognizing Importance of Journalism in AI Forums, New Report Learn more