During Sunshine Week, Leahy Calls on Judge Gorsuch to Provide Complete & Truthful Answers to Judiciary Committee

News Release — Sen. Patrick Leahy March 13, 2017 Press Contact: David Carle 202-224-3693 This Year Also Marks The First Sunshine Week Since The Enactment Of Leahy’s FOIA Improvement Act WASHINGTON (MONDAY, March 13, 2017) – Sunshine Week’s emphasis on transparency should continue into the confirmation hearings of Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch next […]





Leahy: Balancing security and open government in the cyber age

But governments will always be tempted to overuse the secrecy stamp. When that happens, secrecy can come at an unacceptable price, harming citizens’ interest in safety, health and a clean environment.But governments will always be tempted to overuse the secrecy stamp. When that happens, secrecy can come at an unacceptable price, harming citizens’ interest in safety, health and a clean environment.




Leahy: Balancing security and open government in the cyber age

For immediate release Mar. 6, 2012 Contact Ali Peterson Email: [email protected] Next week is Sunshine Week, the annual observance spotlighting the Freedom of Information Act and the public’s right to know. As before, the Sunshine Week partnership of public interest and news organizations has asked Vermont’s Patrick Leahy for a Sunshine Week guest column, which […]