Benjamin Franklin is credited with once stating, “It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.” Though not initially perceived by many, the general public has always been the main watchdog of governmental action, activities and decision-making at all levels. It is the use of important civic mechanisms like the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law that helps keep state,…Read More »
Note: I have not been involved in lobbying creating this bill. I am so far able to attend and testify, so I intend to do so barring being required to be present at a sudden emergency court date to protect a client, which can occur with less than 24 hours notice. I will be filing a “white paper”. The bill…Read More »
(We need to push open government, both Newt Gingrich and Grover Norquist touched on this at YRLC this weekend. I will be posting some common sense items we should fight for at every level of government later this week.
– promoted by EaBo Clipper) A number of folks have advocated that the Republican Party use abuses of the open meeting…