Don’t Mess With Texas

The State of Texas is making open government a priority:

Texas this month joined a handful of states and the federal government in posting detailed financial information on the Internet. Anyone with strong eyeballs and an investigative spirit now can search for pork or find out if their neighbor’s business sells widgets to the state.

The “Where The Money Goes” feature on the comptroller’s Web site

2 comments

  1. eehrhart says:

    Agreed on local assistance grants. There has actually been a subcommittee formed and a list is now kept of all grants and their authors available to the public for the last two years.

    Implemented by the Speaker

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