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Emily Manna

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Emily Manna is a policy associate at OpenTheGovernment.org, a coalition of 90+ organizations dedicated to government transparency and accountability

Government Gag Orders Put Public at Risk

January 26, 2017

If the White House is issuing gag orders to prevent employees at federal agencies from communicating with Congress and the public, it could be illegal and represent a serious threat to public health and safety.