The (POGO) Blog
July 17, 2017
The leaders of several Congressional caucuses delivered a letter to Immigration and Customs Enforcement on July 11 demanding data on the nation’s detention centers.
July 4, 2017
On the 51st birthday of the Freedom of Information Act, POGO explains what FOIA is and why it continues to matter.
Topics: Open Government
June 29, 2017
By Albert Chen
Congress is poised to require certain Congressional Research Service reports be made public for the first time ever, a mandate POGO has long advocated for.
June 8, 2017
The Office of Government Ethics posted waivers to the ethics pledge for 10 Trump appointees after demanding them from federal agencies.
May 18, 2017
By Sean Moulton
The Office of Government Ethics (OGE) established a new certification that tracks presidential appointees’ ethics compliance, which will be posted online. The move should create greater accountability when it comes to appointees’ ethics commitments.