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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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Women With Words: Female Pioneers in Journalism

By Executive Director, Headliners Foundation

March 22, 2018

The Headliners Foundation partnered with the University of North Texas’ Mayborn School of Journalism to present a special panel discussion: Women With Words: Female Pioneers in Journalism, featuring five notable women journalists, moderated by Mayborn Associate Professor Tracy Everbach. Click here to …

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During ‘Sunshine Month,’ put spotlight on government accountability

By Kelley Shannon, Governor, Headliners Foundation of Texas

March 9, 2018

Shining light on the government to hold it accountable is hardly a new idea. In fact, Texas was a national leader in this realm for more than 40 years. Sadly, the flow of public information in this huge state is …

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