When: July 29, 2021 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
-Adam Marshall, Senior Staff Attorney, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
-Jack Gillum, Senior Reporter, Pro Publica
-Anna Diakun, Staff Attorney, Knight First Amendment Institute
at Columbia University
-Anna Weismann, Government Information Litigator and former Chief FOIA Counsel, CREW
President Joe Biden has made strides in several areas related to accountability, including restoring ethics requirements, revoking harmful Trump administration orders, and reversing COVID-19 pandemic secrecy. As the clock winds down to his next 100 days in office, his administration has yet to make a substantive commitment to transparency and oversight. Will the delay set the tone for the remainder of his presidential term, even though he has promised to adhere to the “highest standard of transparency”? Join us for a discussion on the ramifications of meaningful public transparency in the administration.