Jeffrey Kurz: Open government is a good show – Meriden Record-Journal

11/30/18 – By Jeffrey Kurz There are some phrases that, like poetry, can plant themselves memorably in the mind. Here are two of them: (Read More)

Some Democratic candidates sign on to FOI protection pledge – Journal Inquirer

11/01/18 – By Eric Bedner Several Democratic candidates for statewide office have signed a pledge to protect the Freedom of Information Act, but Republican candidates have yet to respond to Read More …

Candidates should sign FOI pledge – Norwich Bulletin

11/03/18 – Editorial In early October, the Connecticut Council on Freedom of Information sent letters to candidates for constitutional offices to gauge their commitment to transparency and open government – Read More …

Commentary: It’s time to shine a light on democracy – Greeenwich Time

08/11/18 – By Bob Horton GREENWICH — Election night November 2016 reminded many of us that democracy is a participatory form of government. (Read  More)

Department of Correction denies FOI request in Garner prison death – CTPost.com

07/13/18 – By Bill Cummings HARTFORD — The state Department of Correction is refusing to release an incident report over the March death of an inmate at Garner Correctional Institution Read More …

Public Access to State Government Data Would be Strengthened by Proposed Law – Connecticut by the Numbers

03/11/18 – Release “If we want better government, we need better data.” That succinct observation by Michelle Riordan-Nold, Executive Director of the Connecticut Data Collaborative, summed up the push for Read More …