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Barack Obama Transparency

Sabrina Siddiqui

WATCH: Carney In Testy Exchange Over Drone Transparency

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House press secretary Jay Carney on Wednesday defended the Obama administration's decision to skip the first Senate hearing on dro...

Sabrina Siddiqui

White House Ducks First Senate Hearing On Drones

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration failed to participate in the Senate's first hearing Tuesday on the use of drones for targeted killings, Senate ...

Sam Stein

Chamber Of Commerce vs. Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An executive order being crafted by the Obama administration that would require government contractors to disclose campaign contribution...

Obama Accepts Transparency Award In Private

AP | By ERICA WERNER | Posted 01.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama accepted an award for making the government more open and transparent – presented to him behind closed door...

Government Transparency Showdown Set To Unfold In Congress

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 05.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans in Congress objected Thursday to the Homeland Security Department's now-rescinded practice of requiring secretive revie...

Emails: Insiders Worried Over Political 'Meddling'

AP | TED BRIDIS | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Homeland Security Department official in charge of submitting sensitive government files to political advisers for secretive re...

Despite Pledge To Reverse Bush Era Secrecy, Roadblocks, Inconsistencies An Issue For Obama

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — One government agency is still trying to find correspondence for a political reporter between federal officials there and prospecti...

Obama Pledge To Improve Transparency Sees Little Progress

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Two years into its pledge to improve government transparency, the Obama administration took action on fewer requests for federal re...

Obama May Not Release Pre-2006 Tax Returns

ABC's Political Punch | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama, D-Illinois, released his 2006 tax returns last year. This year his campaign has been hammering Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-NY, for not...

Under Media Pressure, Obama To Disclose Some Fundraising Events

Chicago Sun-Times | Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House hopeful Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.), who is making transparency a centerpiece of his presidential bid, will now put on his schedule fund-ra...