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Strengthen Open Government With Laws, Not Just Policies

Policies can easily be ignored or discarded. The principle of open government deserves better. Policy isn’t law. In these slightly euphoric times when all orders of Canadian government are celebrating their commitments to openness, open government, and open data, we need to remember this fact: policy is not law. If our federal and provincial governments should change in the next elections, the open data policies that they’ve created could […] The post Strengthen Open Government With Laws, Not Just Policies appeared first on Torontoist.
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