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Upcoming Open Government Events

By Executive Director, Headliners Foundation

April 16, 2018

The Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas is hosting open government seminars on April 17 in Arlington and May 1 in Houston. Learn more at http://foift.org/activities-programs/open-government-seminars/

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Analysis: Texas lawmakers asked for a study on open government. They’re still waiting.

By Executive Director, Headliners Foundation

April 2, 2018

Efforts to close loopholes in the state’s open information laws fell short at the end of last year’s legislative session. An interim committee intended to get a head start before the 2019 session hasn’t met. Its members haven’t even been …

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Video: A conversation about Texas’ Public Information Act

By Executive Director, Headliners Foundation

April 2, 2018

By Texas Tribune Staff Watch video of Texas Tribune Executive Editor Ross Ramsey moderating a panel discussion about Texas’ Public Information Act and transparency in government. The panel included state Rep. Todd Hunter, R-Corpus Christi; attorney Laura Prather; James Quintero of …

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