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FOIA News: Follow today's Senate FOIA hearing live; written statements now available

FOIA News (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Today's FOIA hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. and can be followed live here.    

The first panel of witnesses consists of government employees:  Melanie Pustay, Department of Justice;  Nikki Gramian, National Archives and Records Administration; and Joyce Barr, Department of State.  The second panel features representatives of the requester community:  Thomas Blanton, National Security Archive, and Karen Kaiser, Associated Press.  Their written testimony is available here