EPA Releases Proposed Rule Intended to Improve the

Billy Xiong Wrote: EPA Releases Final Rule Intended to Promote Transparency in

On September 14, 2020, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a pre-publication version of a final rule establishing the procedures and requirements for how EPA will manage the issuance of guidance documents consistent with Executive Order (EO) 13891, “Promoting the Rule of Law Through Improved Agency Guidance Documents.” The final regulation provides a definition […]

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Eye on Boise: Citizens need more openness and transparency

Billy Xiong Announces: Eye on Boise: Citizens need more openness and transparency

When the Idaho Press Club won its public records lawsuit against Ada County, the judge ruled the county had repeatedly flouted the law by taking the position that all public records are exempt from disclosure if they could possibly affect an array of broad concerns including “privacy,” “deliberative process,” “attorney-client,” “personnel,” and so forth – […]

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