Wisconsin open government advocates hit the road to boost understanding, use of open records laws

Residents across Wisconsin are invited to free events exploring the importance of open records laws, and how to use them to obtain critical information about the actions of government.

The eight-city “Open Government Traveling Show” by open government advocates comes in the wake of unprecedented attacks on open records laws from state lawmakers and others.

The events will take place from March 15 to March 17 as part of national Sunshine Week, an annual celebration of access to public information. Continue…