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SPJ open records, open meeting training

Nov. 7, 2012 A vital democracy requires government transparency and a vigilant press. To that end, the Wisconsin Open Records and Open Meetings laws provide avenues for the media and citizens to serve as watchdogs on government operations. To help … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Legislature receives “Black Hole” award

The Society of Professional Journalists named the Wisconsin Legislature a recipient of its “Black Hole” Award.  The award goes to government bodies that fail to act in a transparent manner or that limit the public’s right to know. SPJ cited … Continue reading

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