The Waiting Game
FOIA Backlogs Out of Control
FOIA Needs Reform
1: Glossary of Agency Acronyms
2: Distribution of Ten Oldest FOIA Requests by Agency
3: Comparison of the Archive's 2005 and 2007 Ten Oldest Audits
4: Oldest Pending FOIA Requests
5: FOIA Requests Pending 15 Years or More
Archive FOIA Audits
Violate Law on Online Information
(March 12, 2007)
A Freedom of Information Audit of the U.S. Government's Policies
on Sensitive Unclassified Information
(March 14, 2006)
FOIA Request Celebrates Its 17th Birthday
A Report on Federal Agency FOIA Backlog
(March 12, 2006)
Delayed is Justice Denied
The Ten Oldest Pending FOIA Requests
(November 17, 2003)
"Drastic" Change or "More Thunder Than Lightning"?
(March 14, 2003)
The Knight Open Government Survey was
made possible by generous funding
from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
This report was written by Catherine Nielsen and was edited by
Tom Blanton, Meredith Fuchs, Kristin Adair, and Malina Swiatek.
Thank you to Barbara Elias for developing earlier versions of
the methodology used in this report. Michael Evans deserves our
appreciation for his efforts in making our text and data accessible
to the public on our Web site at www.nsarchive.org.
Previous National Security Archive audits and Knight Open Government