Sunday, March 14, 2010
Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council Opee Awards Announced
The Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council announced its fourth annual Opee Awards to people and institutions that have had an impact on open government in the state.
The winners are:
Political Openness Advocate of the Year (the "Popee"): J.B. Van Hollen
Citizen Openness Advocate of the Year (the "Copee"): Daniel O. Wilson
Media Openness Advocate(s) of the Year (the "Mopee") (tie): The UWM Post and the Green Bay Press-Gazette
Open Records Scoop of the Year (the "Scoopee"): Tony Galli
No Friend of Openness Award (the "Nopee"): The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA)
Dumbest Open Government Decision (the "Dopee"): Wisconsin Department of Corrections
Fore more about the winners, click here.