Interested in open government? Bills to watch in 2017 in Tennessee

Lawmakers have filed dozens of bill this year that could affect a citizen’s ability to get information about their local and state government.  While it’s still early, here is a Continue Reading

TCOG, League of Women Voters to host body camera forum in December

The Tennessee Coalition for Open Government and the Nashville Chapter of the League of Women Voters will host a body camera forum, “Police Body Cameras: From Privacy to Accountability — Continue Reading

Learning from Memphis: Media coverage of police shootings

In Memphis this week, about 80 news reporters, activists, attorneys and college students came together to examine how media can, should and does cover police shootings. The centerpiece was the Continue Reading