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The Michigan Freedom of Information Act helps ensure your access to documents held by state and local government entities and public schools.
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Michigan’s Open Meetings Act requires state and local government boards, councils, commissions, committees and other entities hold meetings in public to conduct their business.
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The board of directors of the Michigan Coalition for Open Government has established a set of guiding principles to promote and expand the public’s access to its state and local governments.
News, opinion and open government information from the Michigan Coalition for Open Government.
McBroom receives honor
The Mining Journal, April 22, 2022 LANSING — The Michigan Coalition for Open Government presented the Jane Briggs-Bunting Transparency in Government Award to state…
Transparency Hero Susan Bisio and Senator McBroom Honored
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Coalition for Open Government is proud to present the Jane Briggs-Bunting Transparency in Government Award to Susan Bisio and…
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Jane Briggs-Bunting named national champion of open government
Honorees represent Michigan, Florida, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA, Sept. 16, 2021 — Four “Heroes of the 50 States,” representing Michigan, Florida, Pennsylvania and…
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