“Open government is good government.” Seems some of our elected representatives tend to forget that. This legislative recap from the Virginia Coalition for Open Government gives you an idea of why I say that, at least as it applies to Virginia.
An editorial in Sunday’s Virginian-Pilot raises the issue that the Norfolk Council needs to sell the convention center/hotel to us. Perhaps if they hadn’t made the decision behind closed doors in the first place no “selling” would be necessary.
Sunshine is, indeed, the best disinfectant, to paraphrase Brandeis.