Blog — Department of the Treasury

July 08, 2014

Are Federal Agencies Complying with the Open Government Directive?

By Daniel Schuman

Starting in 2010, the White House required some agencies to create biannual open government plans. Along with a coalition of organizations, we are monitoring whether they have released their 2014 plans.

Here are the results so far:

Agency Compliance with Open Government Directive

Op-Ed: The IRS Isn’t the Only Agency with an E-mail Problem

The story of the missing IRS e-mail provides all the necessary ingredients of a Washington Scandal. But the story is so much longer than what's being discussed. Read More ›

DATA Act Passes Senate

In a Congress where progress often is elusive, Republican and Democratic leaders in the House and Senate have worked together to overcome bureaucratic objections and craft real reform. Read More ›

Today’s Decision in CREW v. Dep’t of Treasury

In light of this court ruling and the IRS’s failure to act, Americans will suffer through yet another election cycle infused with vast amounts of dark money. Read More ›

TAKE ACTION: Tell the IRS to Close the Dark Money Loophole

Wealthy interests are abusing the tax code to conceal their identity when attempting to influence elections. Email the IRS and tell them it's time to align tax rules with the law. Read More ›

© 2014 Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, all rights reserved.
• 409 7th St. NW • Suite 300 • Washington, DC 20004 • 202-408-5565 •


Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington®, and the
“CREW | Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington” wordmark are registered trademarks.