by Mark Mahoney
A Daily Gazette opinion blog
An interactive forum for readers on open government issues.
Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
State to webcast decision on where casinos will be located
Friday, Dec. 5, 2014
A judge has released information about the grand jury proceedings in the death of Eric Garner at the hands of a New York police officer.
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
Study finds government and school websites lacking in providing information to public
Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014
Documents related to Michael Brown shooting available here
Friday, Nov. 21, 2014
State lists school districts and amount they'll receive
Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
Politics being codified in federal information-request process
Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
Lots of things to download, but you have to search for public information
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
The state's Freedom of Information Law is 40 years old. A look at its past, present and future.
Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014
Saratoga County sheriff won't release name of officer suspended after traffic stop
Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
A report in the Washington Post illustrates how government websites can be a great source of information about how governments spend our taxpayer money