Editorial: Two more positive steps toward more open government

From Globe Gazette:

We’ve long been an advocate for open government, whether it’s strengthening the state’s open meetings and open records laws or advocating for electronic access to courts and public meetings.
First was the announcement that the Iowa Senate is on course to begin video streaming debates over the Internet when the new legislative session begins in January.
The other bit of news was the announcement by the Iowa Supreme Court that it has appointed a committee to review expanded media coverage in Iowa’s court.