Remember President Obama's vow, in his inaugural speech, to usher in an era of "open and transparent" government?Read the rest here.
It's taken a couple of hits of late.
A White House award ceremony last week honoring his "commitment to transparency" was closed to the press, to the surprise and chagrin of the open government organizations that had joined together to present the award. One of the attendees called the press ban "baffling."
Tuesday, April 05, 2011
'Open' government vow may be undone by red ink