Sunlight Foundation http://wesa.fm en Pennsylvania Average in Providing Transparency http://wesa.fm/post/pennsylvania-average-providing-transparency <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As part of national Sunshine Week the Sunlight Foundation, a nonprofit that advocates for open government, released its Transparency Report Card, leaving Pennsylvania with a ā€œCā€ grade.</span></p><p>States were ranked on six different criteria the foundation considered important to transparency: completeness, timeliness, ease of electronic access, machine readability, use of commonly owned standards and permanence. Each state received or was deducted points based on their compliance with the criteria.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 22:02:12 +0000 Tim Camerato 3287 at http://wesa.fm