06 Dec '12, 7pm

Advisory Board Urges White House to Lead Secrecy Reform: In a long-awaited report to the President, the Public I...

Advisory Board Urges White House to Lead Secrecy Reform December 6th, 2012 by Steven Aftergood In a long-awaited report to the President, the Public Interest Declassification Board urged the White House to take the lead in fixing the national secrecy system. The Public Interest Declassification Board is an advisory committee that was established by Congress to help promote possible access to the documentary record of significant U.S. national security decisions and activities. In 2009, President Obama asked the Board to develop recommendations for “a more fundamental transformation of the security classification system.” “The current classification and declassification systems are outdated,” wrote Board chair Amb. Nancy Soderberg in a November 27 transmittal letter to the President. “We believe it will require a White House-led steering committee to drive reform, led by a ...

Full article: http://www.fas.org/blog/secrecy/2012/12/pidb_report.html

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ohsofickle.blogspot.com 12 Dec '12, 4am

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Naturally: White House Refuses To Condemn Union...

ace.mu.nu 12 Dec '12, 12am

White House spokesman Jay Carney declined to condemn the increasing violence and threats by union members in Michigan, mer...

Reform Party urges the PM to call a by-election...

thereformparty.net 14 Dec '12, 5am

Finally we note the PM’s comment in his letter accepting Mr. Palmer’s resignation that the affair was particularly serious...

Specifications for a superinsulated cold-climate house: consensus or convergent evolution?

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greenbuildingadvisor.com 06 Dec '12, 12pm

After reading yet another insightful article by Martin, I am inspired to comment on several postings at once. A full discl...

#Iowa newspaper urges public: 'Make opinion kno...

awea.org 05 Dec '12, 3pm

"We urge Iowans to make their opinion known loud and clear [on extending the federal wind energy Production Tax Credit.]" ...

White House Advances Insider Threat Policy

fas.org 26 Nov '12, 2pm

White House Advances Insider Threat Policy November 26th, 2012 by Steven Aftergood In a memorandum to agency heads last we...

“I’m running to reform the W3C’s TAG.” —@wycats

yehudakatz.com 07 Dec '12, 10pm

I’m Running to Reform the W3C’s TAG December 7th, 2012 Elections for the W3C’s Technical Architecture Group are underway, ...

Leaky house and oversized new HVAC systems? #green

greenbuildingadvisor.com 05 Dec '12, 10pm

We bought the farm, so to speak in the deep South - a 1-1/2 story house built in 1950. We are looking for thoughts on deal...