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Governmentwide portal to help streamline FOIA management

An office within the National Archives and Records Administration, told a congressional subcommittee a new governmentwide portal could help agencies better manage the hundreds of thousands of Freedom of Information Act requests the government receives each year.

Tags: EPA , Commerce , NARA , Miriam Nisbet , In Depth , Francis Rose , FOIA , records management

Monday - 03/26/2012, 07:51pm EDT
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OGIS website helps streamline FOIA process, resolve disputes

National Archives and Records Administration recently launched the OGIS Access System to streamline and increase transparency of the FOIA process.

Tags: NARA , Candace Boston , FOIA , good government , best practices , management

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 09:39am EST
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OGIS is 'new kid' on FOIA's block

Miriam Nisbet, director of the Office of Government Information Services, explains how her agency's role is different from the Justice Department's when it comes to the Freedom of Information Act.

Tags: Miriam Nesbit , NARA , DoJ ,

Friday - 12/23/2011, 09:39am EST
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House panel probes dual-roles of National Archives

When you hear "National Archives" what do you immediately think of? A place to find government records? A museum to view historic artifacts like the original U.S. Constitution and Declaration of Independence? There are some who believe that these two missions of the National Archives work at cross-purposes to each other. A House subcommittee examined the conflict yesterday.

Tags: management , National Archives and Records Administration , David Ferriero , William Lacy Clay , House Information Policy, Census and National Arch , Miriam Nesbit , OMB , Peter Orzag , President Obama , Max Cacas

Thursday - 12/17/2009, 06:58am EST
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Users testify improvement needed for FOIA

Today marks the final day of "Sunshine in Government Week", a time to consider the goals of openness and transparency in government at all levels. Yesterday, a House subcommittee got an update on one of the most important tools in the effort toward government openness: the federal Freedom of Information Act.

Tags: management , FOIA , Melanie Pustay , Miriam Nisbet , National Archives , Larry Gottesman , EPA , David Sobel , David Cullier , Tom Fitton , Max Cacas

Friday - 03/19/2010, 01:05pm EDT
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FOIA fulfillment changes under the aegis of OGIS

Miriam Nisbit on OGIS: Our office was created through the Open Government Act of 2007 and we opened our doors just six months ago. Since then, we've been working to fulfill our statutory mandates.

Tags: mngt , FOIA , Miriam Nisbet , National Archives

Wednesday - 03/24/2010, 10:40am EDT
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Stern: One step closer to OGIS

Open government advocates cheer the news.

Tags: mngt , ODNI , DoJ , FOIA , NARA ,

Friday - 01/30/2009, 07:17am EST
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