Podcast: Five things about open government

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Produced by Natalie Neumann

Transparency in government was a hot topic this week in Annapolis. Bryan Sears from Patuxent Publishing joins Len and Andy to talk about some of the biggest issues, what’s coming up and what’s not being addressed.

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Clarification: In the podcast, we make reference to the House action to put committee votes online. It is actually being done by the Department of Legislative Services at the request of Speaker Michael Busch. Sorry for the mix-up.

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Len Lazarick


Len Lazarick was the founding editor and publisher of MarylandReporter.com and is currently the president of its nonprofit corporation and chairman of its board He was formerly the State House bureau chief of the daily Baltimore Examiner from its start in April 2006 to its demise in February 2009. He was a copy editor on the national desk of the Washington Post for eight years before that, and has spent decades covering Maryland politics and government.

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