Mexico officials came to Texas to meet with Governor Rick Perry.
They were eager to talk with the governor about the state’s laws and practices concerning open meetings and freedom of information. What could they learn to help Mexico have a more transparent public sector?
Perry gave them an earful.
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Finally, he shifted gears to the topic of transparency in government, open meetings and freedom of information.
It’s a two-edged sword, the governor said. I know you’re thinking it’s a good thing, but let me tell you, it has another side to it.
Interesting, right? The governor says there’s a negative to public access to information. What could that be?
The rest, you have to read to believe.