FOIA 101: Tips and Tricks to Make You a Transparency Master
Never filed a public records request? Not sure what a “FOIA” is or if you know how to pronounce it? Start here.
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FOIA can be a tricky process, but you don’t need to go at it alone. Here are some of our favorite tips, tricks and examples of opening up the public records process, whether it’s hosting an event to train others or building a larger records campaign that works to get more people involved. The benefits: More transparency, more documents and stronger laws that work better for all requesters.
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