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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

James Madison

Secrecy vs sunshine battles rage

Jeanni Atkins, executive director of the Mississippi Center for Freedom of Information, writes a guest column about Sunshine Week and the problems of secrecy in government. (March 18, 2015, Page 4)

Sunshine Week brings advance in transparency

Mississippi Press Association Executive Director Layne Bruce writes a guest column about Sunshine Week, two important bills that will help transparency in government and the importance of letting people know what is going on with their elected and appointed officials. (March 18, 2014, Page 4)

Constitution Week – and a Constitution quiz

How many of you have followed through on Maralyn Howell Bullion’s request to read the U.S. Constitution during Constitution Week? Editor Don Whitten encourages readers to do just that, and he offers a quiz to see how well you understand what you read. (September 21, 2011, Page 4)

Celebrate Madison, but also FOI pioneers, heroes

Guest columnist Jeanni Atkins, a journalism professor at Ole Miss and the executive director of the Mississippi Center for Freedom of Information, writes about National Freedom of Information Day, founding father James Madison and the importance of freedom of the press as part of celebrating Sunshine Week. (March 15, 2011, Page 4)

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