"… initiated in 16 states. Four of those states — Delaware, Iowa, Maine and Rhode Island — have passed laws or issued executive orders improving disclosure and a …"
"… have been slow to act, in some cases the executive branch has stepped in. Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee created a new online portal in January 2013 to display …"
"… ch industry really advocating for this, and this is not going to happen if Congress doesn't hear from the tech industry," Hollister said. Hollister's registr …"
"… y Investigation, which ranked it ninth among the states. …"
"… inancial documents to the website over the next 18 months.“The people of Rhode Island deserve more and better information about the operation and management of …"
"… bout transparency,” said John Marion, executive director of Common Cause Rhode Island.Christine Hunsinger, a spokeswoman for the governor, said his administrati …"
"… like to see included. “It’s an ongoing, iterative process,” she said.Rhode Island earned a B- for its access to public information from the State Integrity …"
"… at transparency in U.S. state governments has been made public. The State Integrity Investigation released its preliminary findings — a set of more tha …"
"… eSee how your state fared in each of these areas, and 9 others on the StateIntegrity.org website.“We wanted to open the research and reporting process up to …"
"… urate as possible,” wrote Nathaniel Heller, executive director at Global Integrity, a partner for the project.“We made early decisions to publish the names …"
"… the official project launch. Many of those decisions were novel for Global Integrity, and we are anxiously awaiting early feedback to see whether some of this …"