Presidential Memorandum on Transparency and Open Government

On January 21, 2009, President Obama issued a memorandum on transparency and open government, which included three main principles:

  • Government should be transparent;
  • Government should be participatory; and
  • Government should be collaborative.

Download the file below to read the complete memorandum.

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