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State Department Virtual Reading Room, Clinton Emails

Categories: Foreign Affairs,Govt Information,Headlines

http://foia.state.gov/Search/Results.aspx?collection=Clinton_Email

Latest batch of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to be released by the Department of State.

 

Comprehensive Index of Legal Reports

Categories: Govt Information

http://loc.gov/law/help/legal-reports.php?loclr=bloglaw

List of research reports, arranged by topic, prepared for the members of Congress.  Each report includes commentary on the topics and recommended resources.  The topics range from “Adoption-Custody-Parentage” to “War Crimes-Terrorism-National Security.”  From the Law Library of Congress

 

2014 Report to the President: Information Security Oversight Office

Categories: Govt Information,Govt Secrecy

http://www.fas.org/sgp/isoo/2014rpt.pdf

Annual statistical report and analysis of the federal system of classification and declassification of information.  The creation of new classified material declined by 20% during the year.  From the Information Security Oversight Office of the National Archives

 

Hillary Clinton_Email Collection

Categories: Foreign Affairs,Govt Information,Headlines

http://foia.state.gov/Search/results.aspx?searchText=*&caseNumber=F-2015-04841

First batch of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, primarily on Benghazi and Libya topics,  released in the State Department’s Virtual Reading Room.  Shows original document date, sender, and recipient.  From the State Department

 

Controlled Unclassified Information

Categories: Govt Information,Govt Secrecy,Laws/Regulations

http://fas.org/sgp/news/2015/05/cui-proposed.pdf

New proposed federal rules for standardizing treatment of information that is unclassified but considered too sensitive for public disclosure, such as information related to law enforcement, nuclear security, and grand jury proceedings.  Would replace more than 100 different categories for such information previously used by agencies. From the Information Security Oversight Office of the National Archives and Records Administration, posted by the Federation of American Scientists

 

Consumer Information Catalog, Summer 2015

Categories: Consumer Info/Protection,Govt Information

http://publications.usa.gov/USAFileDnld.php?PubType=P&PubID=9801&httpGetPubID=0&PHPSESSID=c67agt4ct23g44u5oqp6kd8mm2

Lists more than 150 free or low-cost publications from federal agencies on money, health, jobs, housing, education, travel and other topics of interest.  From the Federal Citizen Information Center

 

2014 Report on Security Clearance Determinations

Categories: Govt Information,Govt Secrecy,Spying/Intelligence,Statistics

http://fas.org/sgp/othergov/intel/clear-2014.pdf

Reports on the number of persons with security clearances for classified information in the federal government and trends in the number of such clearances.  In 2014 the number of persons holding such clearances declined by 12.3% or 164,000 persons.  From the office of the Director of National Intelligence

 

The National Plan for Access to U.S. Government Information

Categories: Govt Information,Libraries/Museums

http://www.fdlp.gov/project-list/national-plan

Describes an ambitious plan for preserving U.S. government information via the Federal Depository Library Program, the Cataloging and Indexing Program, and the Federal Information Preservation Network.  From the Government Publishing Office

 

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