Thursday, March 1, 2012

Wash. Legislature: As Pace Picks Up, Complaints About Lack Of Transparency

An insider’s game. That’s how open government advocates describe the Washington legislature as it heads into its final days. They complain of last minute public hearings, so-called “ghost bills” with only a title and no details, and quick votes on deals negotiated behind-the-scenes. These shortcuts save time. But critics say they effectively shut the public out of the process . . . READ MORE


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