Edmondson announces plan to bring transparency to Oklahoma government
December 1, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 29, 2017 – Citing a pervasive culture of secrecy and back room deals among government leaders, gubernatorial candidate Drew Edmondson today announced an initiative to bring transparency back to the state capitol.
Edmondson today said that if he is elected, he will create an Office of Open Government within the governor’s office with the sole purpose of ensuring compliance with Oklahoma’s sunshine laws.
“Government belongs to the people,” Edmondson said. “The meetings we hold, the records we create – all of that belongs to the people. We should be working t...