transparency http://wrvo.org en Activists take to their smartphones to webcast Assembly meetings http://wrvo.org/post/activists-take-their-smartphones-webcast-assembly-meetings <p></p><p>Government reform activists took their smartphones into Assembly Committee meetings to live stream meetings that so far have not been available online to the public.<br /><br />To mark what’s known as Sunshine Week, to promote a more open government, the activists took their smartphones into several Assembly Committee meetings. Using simple software, they pressed record and streamed the proceedings live on the Internet.</p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:54:58 +0000 Karen DeWitt 52977 at http://wrvo.org Activists take to their smartphones to webcast Assembly meetings Cuomo defends transparency record http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-defends-transparency-record <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo defended his administration against criticisms that he has not been transparent enough, saying he&rsquo;s trying to do more.</p><p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 20:10:53 +0000 Karen DeWitt 23780 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand calls for oversight and transparency in the banking sector http://wrvo.org/post/gillibrand-calls-oversight-and-transparency-banking-sector <p>Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says J.P. Morgan Chase&#39;s recent bad investment again shows a need for more oversight and transparency in the nation&#39;s banking sector.</p><p> Tue, 15 May 2012 19:28:30 +0000 Ryan Delaney 19305 at http://wrvo.org Gillibrand calls for oversight and transparency in the banking sector