Cause of Action argued in a federal appeals court that the FTC wrongly denied several of its FOIA requests.
CoA Executive Director Dan Epstein’s January 26, 2015 ABA Presentation on FOIA.
Our elected officials can start by taking up transparency and accountability issues to make the government more accountable to taxpayers.
Agency Threatens the Integrity of FOIA, Conduct Part of a Larger Pattern
The FOIA Improvement Act sets limits on the ability of agencies to stonewall requesters
The FOIA Improvement Act sets limits on the ability of agencies to stonewall requesters.
We support steps to establish greater accountability for agencies that currently hinder government transparency through FOIA.
Cause of Action signed a a coalition letter to Senate Judiciary Committee in urging members to support FOIA reform. The bill is scheduled for mark up on 11/20/2014.
Cause of Action and 13 other groups sent a letter to OGIS urging it to investigate the agency practice of sending “administrative closure” letters.
FOIA Request (July 2, 2012) Production (August 6, 2012)