The (POGO) Blog
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.
April 21, 2017
Unfortunately, the Trump Administration has decided they will not disclose the names of visitors to the White House, a giant step backwards from the previous administration.
Topics: Open Government
April 14, 2017
"This is another leap in the wrong direction in the fight to clean up Washington and the federal government," says Sean Moulton, POGO's Open Government Program Manager.
March 28, 2017
By Ari Goldberg
The Project On Government Oversight (POGO) has unveiled its biennial list of 13 policy areas ripe for Congressional action. It includes recommendations for legislative fixes to make the federal government more transparent, accountable, and ethical.
March 13, 2017
The Department of Justice has made a key set of foreign lobbying documents available online for the first time. American lobbyists working on behalf of foreign governments or political parties are required to file these documents, known as informational ma