Who files the most FOIA requests? It’s not who you think.

Journalists, you probably think FOIA requests are about you. But for the most part, they’re not. Journalists today comprise only a small fraction (7.6 percent) of requests under the Freedom of Information Act, a 1966 law enacted to help reporters hold the federal government accountable. These days, businesses, law firms, and individuals are more prolific … Continue reading Who files the most FOIA requests? It’s not who you think.