Senate Should Take Up HB4001

Center expert's op-ed on MLive today

Executive Vice President Michael J. Reitz, who also serves on the board of directors for the Michigan Coalition for Open Government, writes in at op-ed at MLive today that the Michigan Senate should give consideration to House Bill 4001, which would strengthen the state’s Freedom of Information Act.

HB4001 has been languishing in the Senate since March. It passed the House with overwhelming bipartisan support on a 102-8 vote.

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