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Opinion
March 19, 2015

Sunshine Week, March 15-21, promotes government transparency

By U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy

Sunshine Week is a time to celebrate one of our nation’s most basic values, the public’s “right to know.” Our very democracy is built on the idea that our government should not operate in secret. James Madison, a…