Transparency In Government Critical

Posted: July 8, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

Pardon me if I get nervous any time a legislator says he has a plan to "improve" the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act. After its passage in 1967, the law became a model for making state and local government more transparent. Yet our Legislature almost annually attempts to water it down.

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