Groups press Biden to commit to transparency

Groups press Biden to commit to transparency
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“Transparency is foundational to a government of the people, by the people, for the people,” the leaders of 43 organizations backing open government wrote in a joint letter sent to Biden on Monday and obtained by POLITICO. “We call on you to embrace open government as one of your administration’s most important priorities and one of the most consequential legacies that your presidency could bequeath to future generations.”

Although Biden’s presidency is now more than a month old, the groups urge Biden to issue a “Day 1” memo stressing to officials across the federal government that transparency is “a pillar of democratic governance and the responsibility of all federal employees, particularly agency heads.”

“Disclosure, candor, and accessibility should be the…



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