Mr. Obama Unveils the New Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

By | January 24, 2009

Mr. Obama Unveils the New Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

One of the most vocal complaints from journalists has been that FOIA complaints were taking months, even years, to be responded to, and that information was being over-classified as off limits.

In one of his first executive orders on Wednesday, Jan.21, President Barack Obama has directed his staff to be responsive to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests from journalists and others.

via Mr. Obama Unveils the New Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) | NowPublic News Coverage.

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