Today in OpenGov: On a new episode of…

Share This: In today's edition, we look at the fallout from the disclosure of former FBI Director Comey's memos last night by the Associated Press after the Department of Justice shared them with Congress, we share…

Greg Stanton (D-AZ-09) for Congress

CONTRIBUTE Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton is running for the seat now held by Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D), who is running for Senate. The district contains most of Tempe and parts of Chandler, Scottsdale, Mesa and…

Today in OpenGov: Stifling

Share This: In today's edition, Missouri's embattled governor asks for some restraint, Kris Kobach shows contempt, Inspectors General outline consistent cross-government issues, Facebook doesn't appear so keen to embrace new EU data protection rules for…

Today in OpenGov: Protection

Share This: In today's edition, Robert Mueller needs some protection, open data and requests for extension mark tax day, Maryland embraces transparency for online ads, and more.  special counseling Robert Mueller III. Despite apparent bipartisan…

How Does Information Sharing Between DHS and Other…

The Commerce Department’s recent announcement that the 2020 census will include a citizenship question has generated significant debate surrounding the possibility of this information getting into the hands of federal enforcement agencies, such as the…

Today in OpenGov: Insufficient Commitment

Share This: In today's edition, Trump businesses benefit from GOP campaign spending, Baton Rouge engineers its open data for community involvement, the case for closing digital loopholes in campaign finance transparency becomes more clear, more…

Staff Bio: Kierra Johnson

Kierra Johnson has a wealth of experience in program development, youth leadership and reproductive justice. Recognized as a national expert, Johnson has testified in front of the U.S. House of Representatives and has increased visibility…