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FOIA is Broken: A Report

Categories: Govt Secrecy,Headlines,Laws/Regulations

https://oversight.house.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/FINAL-FOIA-Report-January-2016.pdf

Claims the power of the Freedom of Information Act to promote transparency in government is being lost to lengthy executive agency delays, excessive fees, and redactions in filling requests. From the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform