Issa rejects federal transparency bill—Federal Computer Week

A new bill designed to improve federal government transparency won’t be considered by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, according to Federal News Radio.

The committee’s ranking member, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D.-Md.), introduced the Transparency and Openness in Government Act (H. R. 1144), which would combine the Presidential Records Act Amendments, Electronic Message Preservation Act, Government Accountability Office Improvement Act, Presidential Library Donation Reform Act and Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments into one bill, Federal News Radio reported.