January 23: Adam Andrzejewski: How Posting All Public Spending Online Can Transform U.S. Public Policy
Today, the Freedom of Information Act and internet make it possible to post online all spending at the federal, state, and local levels. This kind of radical transparency can transform U.S. public policy.
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses how states are attempting to assist former offenders reentering society by reforming licensing barriers and ending blanket bans for some ex-offenders.
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines public records transparency and several new proposals in Wyoming that would improve the state's transparency rules, which currently rank as the worst in the country.
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines proposed legislation in New Jersey that would work to improve the state’s regulatory system by requiring state agencies to consider the impact of recordkeeping and reporting for small businesses.