UA prof (and NFOIC Board Member) to Congress: ‘Tipping point’ for freedom of information

"We have reached a tipping point – a crisis situation – when it comes to freedom of information in this country. We are frogs in the kettle of slowly heating water," the head of the UA Journalism School, David Cuillier, told Congress on Tuesday.

Despite recent improvements, "the law is broken. FOIA has been co-opted as a tool of secrecy, not transparency," he told the Senate Judiciary Committee. Continue…