Though he took office promising his administration would be "the most open and transparent in history," President Barack Obama has failed to deliver on that promise, according to some open-government advocates. "Obama is the sixth administration that's been in office since I've been doing Freedom of Information Act work," said Washington attorney Katherine Meyer. "It's kind of shocking to me to say this, but of the six, this administration is the worst on FOIA issues.
When president Obama took office he promised transparency and open government. The question at hand is "Where the Hell is It?" I have the answer: Obama's transparency is Where the Sun Don’t Shine. President Obama has failed to deliv...
The Obama Administration, that came to power with the promise of historic transparency, has reversed course and begun censoring more public records than at any time since President Barack Obama took office.