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Guest Column: Elected Officials Should Make Transparency Their New Year’s Resolution


In January, many will start the New Year with goals to exercise more, eat better, lose weight etc. January will also be when newly elected public servants or incumbents starting another term take office across New York state.   

Old habits are hard to change in people and especially hard to change in government. Elected officials should begin 2022 by conducting the public’s business in an open and transparent way. To show their commitment to open government, elected officials serving on a vil...

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