Hit with an avalanche of criticism from across Wisconsin, Gov. Scott Walker and Republican legislative leaders have agreed to remove language from the state budget that would have gutted the state’s open records law. Dee Hall of the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism has the details.
How much should the state and the University keep secret from the public? Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council President Bill Lueders tells us about some threats to the state’s open records law.
How much information can you get from the government, just by asking for it? Minnesota’s Public Record Media is dedicated to finding out. Matt Ehling joined the Buzz to tell us more.
Ruth Coniff of the Progressive joins the Monday Buzz with the top 10 revelations from the Scott Walker campaign e-mails from the John Doe investigation.