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Posted on Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 2:03pm
  Four bills intended to help poor, minority D.C. residents move on with their lives after contacts with the criminal justice system could have the opposite impact, the Coalition, The Washington Post, and the...
Posted on Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 11:24am
  As the New Year approaches, the D.C. Open Government Coalition (DCOGC) would like to thank you for your support and commitment to enhancing the public’s access to government information and ensuring the transparency...
Posted on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 1:50pm
The powerful board that oversees charter schools in Washington acted improperly when it voted in June to allow a charter network to expand, the D.C.
Posted on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 1:25pm
  The D.C. Open Government Coalition shares Mayor Muriel Bowser’s and Councilmember David Grosso’s desires to help D.C. residents move forward to lead successful lives after past arrests or convictions.
Posted on Friday, December 23, 2016 - 3:17pm
Dear Friend of Open Government:
D.C. Councilmember Anita Bonds
Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:47pm
  D.C. Councilmember Anita Bonds, chair of the Committee on Housing and Community Development, announced in a Sept. 29, 2016 committee hearing that Advisory Neighborhood Commissions will not get a blanket exemption from...
Posted on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 2:26pm
Dear Friend of Open Government: We are only two-thirds of the way aathrough 2016, and this has already proven to be a banner year for the D.C. Open Government Coalition. While we could rest on several accomplishments...
Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 9:33am
UPDATE: See Washington Post 8/22/16...
Tuff testifies against ANC bill
Posted on Friday, July 8, 2016 - 12:40pm
  At a July 6 hearing of the D.C. Council Committee on Housing and Community Development, the Coalition opposed a bill to exempt Advisory Neighborhood Commissions from the Freedom of Information Act. Board member LaVita...
Posted on Monday, March 14, 2016 - 10:17am
  Mayor Muriel E. Bowser and Archana Vemulapalli, D.C.'s chief technology officer, will discuss government transparency and open data policy at the fifth annual Sunshine Week program co-hosted by the D.C. Open...
Kevin M. Goldberg, Coalition president.
Posted on Monday, March 7, 2016 - 12:22pm
  The D.C. Open Government Coalition (D.C. OGC) is extremely disappointed that the Council of the District of Columbia has decided to exempt important information about a new and controversial government program in Bill...
Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 2:55pm
  In an oversight hearing of the D.C. Council Judiciary Committee, the Open Government Coalition highlighed government transparency successes in the past year and sought more resources for the Office of Open Government...
Mayor Muriel E. Bowser
Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 9:53am
  Mayor Muriel E. Bowser will discuss government transparency at the fifth annual Sunshine Week program co-hosted by the D.C. Open Government Coalition at the National Press Club March 15 from 6:30 to 9 p.m.   The...
D.C. body-cam program highlights issues of national concern
Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 5:13pm
  The DCOGC co-sponsor a televised discussion of “Cameras, Cops and Accountability” Sept. 16, 2015 at the Newseum. In it, Kevin M. Goldberg. Coalition president and a moderator of the program, explaining research done...
Posted on Friday, September 11, 2015 - 8:45am
  In a letter Sept. 10, the D.C. Open Government Coalition called on Mayor Muriel Bowser to rewrite her administration's proposed legislation and regulations governing public access to police body worn camera videos....
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