Report: Agencies Failing at FOIA

Half of federal agencies have failed to meet transparency obligations
Attorney General Eric Holder / AP

Half of the federal agencies handling the bulk of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests are failing at their transparency obligations, a government watchdog group reported Monday.

House to Vote on Bill to Stop ‘Imperial Presidency’ Next Week

McMorris Rodgers: ‘He may have his pen and his phone, but we have the Constitution’
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R., Wash.) / AP

House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (Wash.) and Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R., Calif.) laid out their plans to counter President Barack Obama’s executive overreach, in a conference call Thursday.