Editorial: Senate passes Freedom of Information Act expansion; now the House must act

Submitted by LDieringer on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 9:22am

The House must act by the time it adjourns Thursday if the bill is to become law this year. We urge the House to pass it.

According to The Washington Post, "The measure would also limit a FOIA exemption that allows the government to withhold records that are subject to executive privilege or that are part of sensitive decision-making processes. It would requiring agencies to release the information after 25 years.''

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