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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....
Posted on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 6:01pm
  The D.C. Open Government Coalition (DCOGC) July 27 released a comprehensive look at how each state and 15 of the largest cities are addressing through legislation and policies key issues surrounding implementation of...
Posted on Monday, June 29, 2015 - 10:55am
  On the eve of the final vote on the 2016 Budget Support Act, the D.C. Open Government Coalition, the D.C.
Thomas M. Susman, DCOGC founding president
Posted on Friday, May 1, 2015 - 9:08am
  Mayor Muriel E. Bowser's proposed budged does not allocate enough money to ensure transparency in the D.C. government, Thomas M. Susman told the D.C. Council Judiciary Committee April 30.
Vining sought records related to McMillan Park redevelopment.
Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 11:05am
UPDATE 6/18/16 - On June 9, 2016, the D.C. Court of Appeals decided the case for the appellant, reversing and remanding.
Kevin M. Goldberg, Coalition president.
Posted on Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 9:41am
  The D.C. Open Goveernment Coalition has asked the D.C. Council not to enact a new Freedom of Information Act exemption covering videos from body cameras worn by Metropolitan Polic officers. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser...
Aaron Weiner, Josh Podoll and Denise Rucker Krepp (l-r) discuss Metro accident secrecy.
Posted on Monday, March 30, 2015 - 12:22pm
  The failure to share information with the public after a fatal :smoke incident" in a Metro tunnel dominated discussion at the annual D.C. Open Government Summit March 17.
Posted on Friday, March 6, 2015 - 10:11am
The quick brown fox jumped ...
Posted on Friday, February 13, 2015 - 11:35am
  In an oversight hearing Feb. 12, Fritz Mulhauser, co-chair of the Legal Committee, said the Coalition has enjoyed a fruitful relationship with the Office of Open Government and is strong supporters of that office.
Posted on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 2:05pm
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 of...
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