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February 4, 2013

By Andre Francisco

Government to Require Greater Doctor Payment Transparency



Drug and FDA Issues The federal government announced it would require drug and medical device makers to publicly disclose their payments to doctors and hospitals.

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Topics: Public Health and Science

December 4, 2012

By Andre Francisco

Video: Government Secrets and Whistleblowers



Danielle on MSNBC's Up w/ Chris Hayes POGO Executive Director Danielle Brian appeared on MSNBC's Up w/ Chris Hayes to talk about government secrecy and high-profile whistleblower cases.

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Topics: Whistleblower Protections

November 22, 2012

By Dana Liebelson

Super Committee is a Super Failure, But There's Still Hope for Taxpayers



Government Accountability The bipartisan Super Committee tasked with finding $1.2 trillion in budget cuts over the next decade is officially a super failure. Now, there's another question looming over the heads of American taxpayers: will Congress learn from its mistakes?

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Topics: Open Government

November 19, 2012

By Angela Canterbury

Wyden Pumps the Brakes on Anti-Leaks Legislation



Senator Ron Wyden POGO applauds Senator Ron Wyden for placing a hold on the Intelligence Authorization Act--problematic anti-leak provisions in the bill threaten the public's right to know and government accountability.

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Topics: Open Government

November 2, 2012

By Suzanne Dershowitz

Government Best Practices for Managing a Crisis



Open Government POGO and allies offer ten key recommendations to the Presidential candidates for improving federal crisis management policy.

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Topics: Open Government

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