FOIA March Madness 2019

Now entering year four, FOIA March Madness pits 64 federal government agencies against each other to process an identical request for standard materials, a battle for the title of Most Responsive Agency.

We’re submitting the same request to 64 Freedom of Information Act offices. You’re predicting the agencies that’ll respond most quickly. Humans, FOIA officer and beyond, will compete for the chance to become champion of the only FOIA faceoff in the world.

Read up on the rules and prizes here!

(Adm)in It To Win It

(Common) Good Sport

The Protection (B)racket

Workers’ Comp(etition)

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FOIA March Madness 2019: Bracket Finals

FOIA March Madness 2019: Bracket Finals

It’s a big week for FOIA March Madness: We’ve passed the 20-day deadline, and it’s time to declare our first batch of winners.

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FOIA March Madness 2019: The Semifinals

FOIA March Madness 2019: The Semifinals

This year’s cohort of FOIA semifinalists features old favorites and fresh fan picks.

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FOIA March Madness 2019: Round Two begins

FOIA March Madness 2019: Round Two begins

Sixty-four federal agencies have had a week to acknowledge our requests and advance in the the fiercest faceoff in FOIA.

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