President Barack Obama's memorandum
for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies on transparency and open government calls for unprecedented levels of openness in government that will strengthen our democracy.AmericaSpeaks
has given citizens an authentic voice in local, regional and national decision-making on the most challenging public issues of the day.In his TED Talk
, Philip Howard, founder of Common Good, explores four ways to fix a broken legal system.The IRS
is the U.S. government agency responsible for tax collection and tax law enforcement.In his article
in Smart Money, Jason Kephart lists the "10 Things the IRS Won't Tell You."Transparency International
is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption.