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Sunshine Week Participants 2016

Below are some of the Sunshine Week 2016 participants already on board. Let us know if you should be listed here by sending links or PDFs to sunshineweek @ asne.org. We are working at collecting as much as we can,

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Sunshine Week Events 2016

Across the country, Sunshine Week 2016 will be marked by panel discussions, workshops and other events about using and understanding the latest developments in freedom of information resources. If you’d like to see some of what went on in 2013-2015,

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SW Participants 2015

Below are some of the many participants in Sunshine Week 2015. If we’ve missed you, please send a note to sunshineweek @ asne.org. ABC 33/40, Birmingham, Ala. ABCNews.com Access Humbolt, Eureka, Calif. ACLU of Massachusetts ACLU of Nevada ACLU of

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SW Cartoons 2016

Each year, editorial cartoonists from across the country donate their work for use at no cost to participants during Sunshine Week. Cartoons that may be published March 13-19, 2016 will be posted here as they are submitted. During Sunshine Week

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SW Opinion 2016

As Sunshine Week 2016 nears, we will be posting opinion columns that may be used by any participant March 13-19, 2016 in conjunction with Sunshine Week. If you would like to submit a column for consideration, please contact sunshineweek@asne.org. Please

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SW opinion 2015

Below are the opinion columns that were offered to participants during Sunshine Week 2015. Please note that they may only be used now with the express, direct consent of the author(s). An Inconvenient Truth: Open Government Requires Transparency. By U.S.

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Sunshine Week Events 2015

Below are some of the Sunshine Week events that were held in 2015. DATE EVENT Jan. 22, 2015 Sunshine Week Town Hall OpenTheGovernment.org, Washington, D.C. OpenTheGovernment.org is getting a jump start on Sunshine Week by hosting a meeting for participants

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SW Cartoons 2015

Below are editorial cartoons and art that were used at no cost to participants only during Sunshine Week 2015, March 15-21. We are indebted to the talented artists who donate their work for the cause of open government during Sunshine

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Schools and Colleges 2014

Aspiring journalists and educators can get involved with Sunshine Week by participating in Sunshine Week events, creating their own Sunshine Week activities or by simply taking the time to learn about open government and its importance to democracy. Below are

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SW State Resources 2014

Sunshine Week is happy to post state-specific resources provided by press associations and others. Please send materials for consideration to: sunshineweek@asne.org. NEW MEXICO “Celebrate the Sunshine!” by Kathi Bearden, Board President, New Mexico Foundation for Open Government, and Former Publisher,

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