Our View: Bills will not promote transparency
January 23, 2019
In any democratic government, transparency is key to good governance and enhances trust between the people government serves and the elected officials sworn to represent their constants.
When Gov. Mark Gordon announced his intent to form a financial transparency group, we were happy to see the governor and State Auditor Kristi Racines taking the issue of transparency seriously. We were also excited to see the group include Kristen Czaben, editor of the Sheridan Press, included on the committee as it telegraphs an intent to include journalists in a conversation we’ve long been passionate a...