Stories tagged: disclosure
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 7:47 p.m.
Local governments won’t say what they’re offering Amazon
State and local governments have been more than happy to play up the amenities they think make their locations the best choice for Amazon’s second headquarters. But many of them …
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 5:32 p.m.
Exxon says it will increase climate-change disclosures
Exxon says it will give more details about how climate change could affect its business.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
Supreme Court blocks for now DACA case document disclosure
The Supreme Court on Friday blocked for now a judge’s order requiring the Trump administration to disclose all emails, letters and other documents it considered in its decision to end …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 3:10 p.m.
On JFK documents, Trump squeezed over disclosure
President Donald Trump is caught in a push-pull on new details of John F. Kennedy’s assassination, jammed between students of the killing who want every scrap of information and intelligence …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Flynn details tie to data firm, transition pay
President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, is revealing a brief advisory role with a firm related to a controversial data analysis company that aided the Trump campaign, …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016
Outside View: Cut costs of public disclosure
A small fee would be palatable if combined with other ideas for cutting costs of public disclosure and expanding access to information.
Wed., July 13, 2016, 12:27 p.m.
Trump seeks $10 million from former aide in disclosure case
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is seeking $10 million in damages from a former senior campaign consultant, Sam Nunberg, alleging that Nunberg leaked confidential information to reporters in violation of …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2012
Ills of Citizens United visible in Idaho election
Are corporations people, my friends? The battle over campaign disclosure in Idaho’s education-reform campaign is the latest skunky fruit of Citizens United. The organizers of a nonprofit corporation that raised …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2008
Bill bars suits against records requesters
OLYMPIA – Spurred by Spokane Public Schools’ legal fight to withhold documents about the death of a student, an Olympia lawmaker on Tuesday filed a bill to bar government agencies …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2007
System for telling campaign finance data gets C grade
Washington ranked first in the nation for its campaign finance disclosure system in a new survey, and while Idaho earned a “C” overall and ranked 26th, the Gem State got …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2007
Open season on open records
OLYMPIA – Here are some of Washington’s government secrets: Preliminary drafts. Pesticide-poisoning reports. Complaints about embalmers. And the names of van-pool riders. Thirty-five years after Washington voters included open-records rules …
Sat., March 22, 1997
Craig Defends Timber Firms’ Money Environmental Group’s Ad Had Encouraged Him To Return $107,000 In Contributions
Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, is proud of his support from timber companies and won’t grant an environmental group’s request he return $107,000 in campaign contributions from the industry, his spokesman …
Mon., March 11, 1996
Clinton, Dole Tie In Nw Fund-Raising But Donations From Region Small Potatoes In Candidates’ National Fund-Raising Efforts
Pat Buchanan raised more money than Bob Dole from big Republican donors in Oregon the last half of last year, but President Clinton received more contributions than the two combined, …
Sun., Dec. 31, 1995
Dole Widens Financial Lead In Gop Race He Raised $24 Million For Year, With $4.5 Million Still In Bank
Presidential candidate Dole was campaigning for votes in Iowa last week. Photo by Associated Press
Wed., April 19, 1995
Phil Gramm Leads Republican Pack In Fund Raising
The first finance reports of the presidential race show Lamar Alexander raising most of his money in his native Tennessee, Bob Dole doing well among former top government officials and …