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  • John Boltons Book and Government Prepublication Reviews
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    John Bolton's Book and Government Prepublication Reviews

    National Security Archive director Tom Blanton talked about the battle over the publication of John Bolton’s The Room Where It Happened and the process by which former government officials…

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  • Discussion on Hillary Clintons Email Records
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    Hillary Clinton's Personal Email Account

    Panelists talked about the policy implications of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server to conduct government business while serving as secretary of State. The speakers explained…

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  • QA with Tom Blanton
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    Q&A with Tom Blanton

    Tom Blanton talked about access to federal government documents through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). During the week the House approved a bill to fix some of the problems with the…

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  • Access to Federal Records
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    Access to Federal Records

    Mr. Blanton talked about access to presidential records and the importance of open government and freedom of information. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. The previous…

    57 views
  • Government Secrecy and the Press
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    Government Secrecy and the Press

    Keynote speaker Bob Woodward was joined by a panel of journalists, lawyers, and government officials to examine the constricted access to public information in an age of terrorism. The discussion was…

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  • Freedom of Information Act 40th Year
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    Freedom of Information Act: 40th Year

    Thomas Blanton talked about what the Freedom of Information Act is, who uses it, how it is used, and what kinds of material have come to light as a result of its creation. Forty years ago…

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