FOI Oklahoma seeks board of directors nominations

Freedom of Information Oklahoma Inc. is seeking applicants to serve in at large positions on its board of directors beginning in January 2018. Founded in 1990, FOI Oklahoma is a statewide nonprofit Continue Reading →

Congratulations to winners of 2017 Zach Taylor First Amendment Essay Contest

Judges considered 247 essay entries from 20 schools for FOI Oklahoma’s 2017 Zach Taylor Essay Contest. The judges, many of whom have served on the essay committee for many years, commented it Continue Reading →

Retired Supreme Court Justice Steven W. Taylor speaks on open government at Night of Sunshine dinner

Freedom of Information Oklahoma’s second annual Night of Sunshine dinner April 7 will feature retired Oklahoma Supreme Court Justice Steven W. Taylor, who will speak about the importance of ensuring openness in government Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for First Amendment, freedom of information awards for 2016

Nominations are being accepted for FOI Oklahoma’s annual awards program that recognizes individuals and organizations who promote the First Amendment and freedom of information. The organization’s Black Hole Award is designated for those Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for at large directors

Freedom of Information Oklahoma Inc. is seeking applicants to serve in at large positions on its board of directors beginning this month. Founded in 1990, FOI Oklahoma is a statewide nonprofit actively Continue Reading →

Candidates who pledged support for open government fare well in Tuesday’s elections

A Payne County commissioner who pledged to comply with the state’s open government laws if re-elected fell just five votes shy on Tuesday of avoiding a runoff election Aug. 23. While in Norman, Continue Reading →