Public health commissioner won’t release school-by-school vaccination data Inbox – Connecticut Mirror

08/27/19 – By Jenna Carlesso Renee Coleman-Mitchell, Connecticut’s public health commissioner, said Tuesday that she has no plans to release the most recent round of statewide school-by-school immunization data, despite Read More …

New State Government Study Group Plots to Keep Public Ignorant – Journal Inquirer

08/28/19 – By Chris Powell Criminal justice reform in Connecticut increasingly is being construed as concealing or obstructing access to criminal records. (Read More)

Judge signals interest in removing Mueller report redactions – Politico

08/05/19 – By Darren Samuelsohn A federal judge signaled Monday he’s considering removing the Mueller report’s redactions. (Read More)

FOIA council seeks level playing field for ‘overwhelming’ IT acquisition process – Federal News Network

08/05/19 – By Jory Heckman Faced with another record-breaking year of new Freedom of Information Act requests, a governmentwide council of FOIA officers has recommended leveling the playing field for Read More …

BOE To City: We’ll Handle The Investigations – New Haven Independent

08/02/19 – By Christopher Peak The school board told City Hall not to interfere with the investigations into recent alleged misconduct by the superintendent and her second-in-command. (Read More)

Bridgeport denies request for Negron protest body cam footage – Connecticut Post

08/02/19 – By Brian Lockhart BRIDGEPORT — A previously released video clip of a May confrontation between police officers and protesters is the only recorded footage the city and the Read More …

Westport police violated law, FOI commission rules – Westport News

07/24/19 – By Lynandro Simmons WESTPORT — The police department violated state Freedom of Information law by withholding names from an arrest report, the Freedom of Information Commission recently ruled. Read More …

Removing crook’s portrait isn’t enough accountability – Journal Inquirer

07/24/19 – By Chris Powell Off and on for at least 20 years this column has been chiding the state Senate’s Democrats to remove from their caucus room’s portrait gallery Read More …

Lembo objects to ‘pall of secrecy’ over Dalio gift – Meriden Record-Journal

07/21/19 – By Glenn Richter Kevin Lembo seems to be a pretty even-keeled guy. No muss, no fuss. Maybe that’s why he’s the state comptroller, chief watchdog of the public Read More …

Questions remain about transparency of Dalio gift – Hartford Courant

07/21/19 – By Christopher Keating Hedge fund billionaire Raymond Dalio — famous for his corporate philosophy of open communication and “radical transparency” within the walls of his Bridgewater Associates hedge Read More …