Senate Passes Bill to Amend Freedom of Information Act

The U.S. Senate has passed a bipartisan bill that seeks to amend the Freedom of Information Act and is sponsored by Sens. John Cornyn and Patrick Leahy and co-sponsored by Sens. Chuck Grassley, Chris Coons, Debra Fischer and Jon Tester. The FOIA Improvement Act requires government agencies to adopt a default response to release and not withhold government documents, a release published Tuesday on Grassley’s … Continue reading Senate Passes Bill to Amend Freedom of Information Act