FOIA restrictions would shield D.C. officials who use email for personal business

Washington Post

By Peter Jamison

Craig Holman of Public Citizen, a nonpartisan group that advocates ethical government, pointed to what he said was a simpler solution.

It isn’t that much to ask of government officials: If they want privacy, use private resources,” Holman said. The proposed FOIA revisions, he added, “would cover up all kinds of mischief that could be done by public officials using public resources.”

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