Putting TRAC to Work
  News Organizations — Editorial
April 9, 2013

The U.S. government needs to takes transparency more seriously.
By Thomas Claburn

Last December, a study published by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) found that the number of lawsuits to obtain documents sought through FOIA requests increased during President Obama's first term compared to last term of President Bush. This is particularly noteworthy because President Obama began his first term promising greater support for open government.

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, Syracuse University
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