Calendar

Upcoming Events

Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas Open Government Seminars

The Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas will hold Open Government Seminars on April 17 in Arlington, and May 1 in Houston. The seminars address timely topics related to the Texas Public Information Act and Texas Open Meetings Act and include a legislative update on recent changes to the laws.

For background and registration information, visit FOIFT.ORG.

Let the Sun Shine: Restoring Government Transparency in Texas
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
Meeting Room TBA
8:30 – 11:30 am
May 17, 2018
Hosted by Rep. Todd Hunter, R-Corpus Christi
Stay tuned for more details

Past Events

March 29 – A Conversation On Texas’ Public Information Act

The Texas Public Policy Foundation, the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas, the Texas Press Association, and the Texas Association of Broadcasters will hold a forum on Thursday, March 29, at 11:30, detailing recent developments which have significantly reduced Texan’s ability to access information about how their money is being spent. Read more about this key Sunshine event here.

March 27 – Texas House Review of Open Records Laws

The House Committee on Government Transparency & Operations will hold a hearing on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 and consider Texas’ open meeting laws and related government decision-making policies.

COMMITTEE:              Government Transparency & Operation

TIME & DATE:              10:00 AM, Tuesday, March 27, 2018

PLACE:                          E2.010

House Oversight Committee Hearing